Qatar FAO discuss means to boost cooperation

The minister met yesterday with the Director-General of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Jose Graziano da Silva,

on the margin of the State of Qatar?s participation in the 41st FAO Conference held in Rome during the period 22 to 29 June. The meeting was attended by Qatar?s Ambassador to Italy and Permanent Representative to UN Agencies in Rome.

They discussed aspects of cooperation between Qatar and FAO and means to further develop them. The Minister extended thanks to the Director-General of FAO on the occasion of the end of his term and the fruitful cooperation he had provided to the State of Qatar during the past period. The FAO 41st Conference had earlier unanimously elected H E Eng. Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki Al Subaie as Vice-Chair.

The State of Qatar was unanimously elected member of the FAO Council, for the fourth consecutive session.

Source: Ministry of Municipality and Environment