Description of the Duties of the Office of International Affairs (INT`L Affairs)
1- Establishing scientific and educational cooperation with assemblies, organizations, committees, unions, commissions and international institutions.
2- Cooperation in the form of concluding a memorandum of understanding and supervising the implementation of cooperation agreements with international organizations and universities.
3- Cooperation in holding meetings, conferences, symposiums and seminars as well as necessary cooperation with other organizations holding such meetings concerning the geosciences.
4- Announcing the program of conferences, scientific and educational seminars abroad as well as regional and international meetings and coordinating the participation of the relevant experts.
5- Setting up the meeting program with foreign officials and experts within the framework of plans and memorandums of understanding of cooperation in between.
6- Participation in the summit of the Common Commission of Economic Cooperation of Countries in order to cooperate and conclude a memorandum of understanding in the fields of geology and mining
7- Obtaining visa for foreign experts’ entry.
8- Obtaining a 5-member board for the presence of GSI experts abroad.
9- Obtaining the reports and results of the travel of GSI experts or delegations deployed abroad and submitting them to the relevant units.
10- Translating and editing the technical texts required by the authorities of GSI.
11- Reviewing and commenting on proposals and issues related to scientific and technical cooperation received from foreign institutions and taking necessary actions for the attendance of GSI experts in international forums.