Ee The participants commended the arrangements as well as the facilities provided by His Majesty's government to organise AOAD
General Assembly's and Executive Board's meetings, which have a great impact on the success of the meetings and helped in reaching out to resolutions that contribute in enhancing the joint Arab agricultural action.
Echarhan praised the exemplary level of co-operation between AOAD
and Tunisia, saying that success of achieved projects shows the symbiosis between both sides.
Tariq bin Moosa al-Zedjali, Director of AOAD
to a new four-year term beginning on January 1st, 2013.
Speaking during the opening session of the first meeting of officials and experts of camels in the Arab World, organised today at the Mercure Grand Hotel in Al Seef District by AOAD
in association with the Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Ministry, the Minister called for the need to consolidate coordination among Arab countries regarding scientific research, exchange of expertise and transfer of technology in the field of camels' elevation and nutrition in order to ensure the best use of such an animal resource and increase its productivity in terms of meat and milk.
The two-day long session will discuss an agenda including 20 items on the technical and administrative aspects of AOAD
Lawzi meets Hreish * Director General of Arab Organization for Agricultural Development (AOAD
) Salem Lawzi received on Sunday Director General of OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) Suleiman Hreish, who said that OFID's contribution to AOAD
projects reached $2.
Muscat, Apr 24 (ONA) Participants in the conclusion of the 32nd session's meeting of the Arab Organization for Agricultural Development (AOAD
) and AOAD
Executive Board's 40th session, which were held in the Sultanate during April 21st till 23rd, 2012, sent a cable of thanks and appreciation to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said.
At the beginning of the meeting, Sayyid Fahd expressed the Sultanate's appreciation for the major role being carried out by AOAD
in developing relations and coordinating cooperation among the Arab countries, supporting the establishment of agricultural projects and industries and qualifying human efficiencies towards further productivity.
The four-day forum, organised by the Ministry of Civil Service in collaboration with AOAD
, concluded at Crowne Plaza Hotel here yesterday under the auspices of Sayyid Salim bin Musallam al Busaidy, Under-Secretary of the Civil Service Ministry for Administrative Development Affairs.
Regarding fisheries sector, AOAD
has introduced the Arab Program for fresh water fish farming, and the meeting will be discussing the achievements of AOAD
in executing the program, reviewing a report by AOAD
awards committee for agricultural scientific innovation for 2010/2011, and the updates for the awards of 2012/2013.
The Committee recommended the concerned authorities to follow up with AOAD
and accelerate drafting and sending the report to the concerned authorities in the Sultanate to discuss it and lay down mechanisms to implement contents of the report.
AaAaAaAa Sayyid Fahd also affirmed the Sultanate's appreciation and its support for the AOAD
role in the agricultural cooperation fields amongst the Arab countries, as well as, in establishing agricultural projects and industries, upgrading human efficiency and expertise for further production for the wellbeing of nations in the region.