Muscat, The Sultanate, represented by the
Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, today signed an agreement with
the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations on
the Sultanate’s accession to the Global Program to Fight Red Palm
The agreement was signed by Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser al-Bakri,
Undersecretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, and Norah
Ourabah Haddad, FAO Representative in the Sultanate.
FAO initiative is to develop a strategy through cooperation and
coordination of efforts at the regional and global levels to support
integrated management programmes for the RPW eradication.
Source: Oman News Agency