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28th FAO Regional Conference for Africa

On 24-28th March 2014, the WVA President, Dr Faouzi Kechrid, attend the 28th FAO Regional Conference for Africa which was held in Tunis, Tunisia.

28th FAO Regional Conference for Africa WVA President, Dr Faouzi Kechrid and FAO Director General, Dr Jose Garcia Da Silva.

The conference was attended by 51 African countries and in presence of 47 ministers of agriculture and livestock and fisheries as well as members of the Civil Society and partners.

The delegates discussed issues related to the current state and perspectives of food and agriculture in Africa.

WVA President, had the opportunity to present to the participants the WVA and had a joint meeting with the Chairperson of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS).