CEN-SAD Agriculture ministers to meet in Rabat

Rabat- Morocco (PANA) -- The third meeting of ministers in charge of Agriculture, Water and Environment from member states of the Sahel-Saharan States Community (CEN-SAD) takes place 5-8 March in Rabat, according to Moroccan ministry of agriculture Friday.
The meeting, according to the ministry, will be devoted to the implementation of the recommendations of the second meeting held in Bamako, Mali, 5-7 March 2005.
Participants will also examine the document of strategy of rural development and management of natural resources of the CEN-SAD space, the programme for the development of the agricultural sector and that of the fight against desertification, as well as water programme.
CEN-SAD, which groups 21 African countries, was set up on 4 February 1998 in Tripoli, Libya.

02 march 2007 20:25:00

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