After a break of half a century, Baghdad hosts the international conference of "FAO"
economic 01/30/2022 | 11:12 AM
The capital, Baghdad, is preparing to host and organize a conference of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations “FAO” next February, after an absence of nearly 54 years since the last conference organized by a country in the region.
The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq to the United Nations agencies in Rome, Safia Al-Suhail, said in a statement reported by the newspaper "Al-Sabah" and seen by "The Information", that "the tripartite meeting, which was organized through an electronic circuit, reviewed all the necessary preparations for organizing the 36th conference of (FAO) in the capital, Baghdad.
The Minister of Agriculture also expressed Iraq's interest in hosting this international conference in the capital, Baghdad, after an absence of 54 years since its last organization in one of the countries of the region.
Al-Suhail added, "The Minister of Agriculture conveyed the keenness of Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi and the relevant ministries to provide all facilities and support to achieve a distinguished hosting, and during the meeting, the participation of countries, dignitaries, UN officials, international organizations and civil society organizations were discussed." finished/25