Plenary Session of 26th ISC Congress, Cluj Napoca, Romania

26th ISC Congress held at Cluj-Napoca, Romania during 7-11 September 2022

Training on Sericulture and Silk Industry at CSRTI, Mysore during 6 November to 3 December 2022

Meeting with Mr.-Mosaad Abdou, Egypt on 6 February 2023

Louis Pasteur and ESS Awardees 2022

EC meeting held at Romania on 7 September 2022

Release of Book on Chronicles of Silk

Training on Post Cocoon Technology at CSTRI Bangalore during 8 January to 4 February 2023

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ISC facilitated the visit of a nine member delegation from Bangladesh led by Mr. Abdul Hakim, Director General, Bangladesh Sericulture Development Board visited the sericulture areas and facilities during 2nd to 12th September, 2019.As part of this visit, the delegation visited the Office of the ISC on 10th September, 2019 and discussed about taking up a mega sericulture project in Bangladesh.

A four weeks training on “Sericulture and Silk Industry” was held at Central Sericultural Research and Training Institute, Mysore during 2-29 September, 2019. The training was fully sponsored under the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) programme of Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India. 19 officials from 9 countries participated in the training.

Based on the invitation of Black Caspian Sea and Central Asia Sericulture Association (BACSA), an ISC delegation comprising Mr. R.R. Okhandiar, Secretary General and Mr. Dileep Kumar R, Programme Coordinator attended the 9th International Congress of Black Caspian Sea and Central Asia Sericulture Association (BACSA) held at Batumi, Georgia during 8th and 9th April 2019.

The Executive Committee (EC) meeting of International Sericultural Commission (ISC) for the year 2021 was held as an online meeting on 26.04.2021. The EC witnessed the participation of 14 delegates from nine countries. The EC has approved the budget for the 2021 and also the plan of activities.

ISC facilitated an online meeting between Vietnam Sericulture Research Centre (VIETSERI) and Central Silk Board on 29 December 2021 to discuss about the prospects of collaboration for the development of sericulture and silk industry. As part of the meeting, both sides have presented the status of sericulture and silk industry in their respective countries.

Silk Products

Silk has been intermingled with the life and culture of many civilizations in the world.  The silk garments are among the living examples of the excellent craftsmanship of the weavers.

Message from Secretary General

Mr. R.R. Okhandiar
"It is my pleasure to inform all of you that I have assumed the charge of Secretary General of International Sericultural Commission.....


Louis Pasteur & ESS Award

Louis Paseture Award
To have achived something very significant n sericulture in one's country or internationally.


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