The OIC General Secretariat and a US delegation met on Sunday, 26 July 2009 at the OIC Headquarters in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to discuss follow up action in conjunction with the initiative that the US President Barack Obama announced in his address to the Muslim World, in Cairo June 4, 2009, on a new global effort of the US with the OIC to eradicate polio.
The US delegation comprised of representatives from the US diplomatic representatives based in Saudi Arabia, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the US Department of Health and Human Services and the USAID.
Jeddah 6th May 2009: - On behalf of H.R.H. Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, Governor of Makkah Region, H.R.H. Prince Mish'al bin Majed bin Abdul Aziz, Governor of Jeddah, graced the ceremony held by the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC), to dispatch a convoy of humanitarian aid to the Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip in the aftermath of the recent Israeli onslaught against Gaza. H.R.H. Prince Mish'al also opened a sideline exhibition hosted on Wednesday, May 6th, 2009 by the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry.