The 18th Meeting of the Australia – Thailand Joint Working Group (JWG) on Agriculture

6 September 2018 Office of Agricultural Affairs (OAA) attended The 18th Meeting of the Australia – Thailand Joint Working Group on Agriculture t Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria. The meeting was aimed at exchanging information on country’s agricultural policies and progress of ongoing technical assistance as well as future collaboration. The Thai delegation was led by Mr. Lertviroj Kowattana, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives while Mrs. Louis van Meaurs, First Assistant Secretary, Trade and Market Access Division was the Head of Australian Delegation. Thai participants includes representative officials from Office of the Permanent Secretary, Royal Irrigation Department, Department of Fisheries, Department of Livestock Development, Department of Land Development, Department of Agricultural Extension, Agricultural Land Reform Office, Office of Agricultural Economics and National Bureau of Agricultural Commodity and Food Standards.