The 2nd Meeting of the Fiji – Thailand Joint Agricultural Working Group, Suva, Republic of Fiji
8 September 2018 Office of Agricultural Affairs (OAA) attended the 2nd Meeting of the Fiji – Thailand Joint Agricultural Working Group at Holiday Inn Suva, Suva, Republic of Fiji. The Thai delegation was led by Mr. Lertviroj Kowattana, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives while the Fijian delegation was led by Mr. David Kolitagane, Permanent Secretary for Agriculture, Minister of Agriculture. Progress of the technical cooperation derived from the 1st meeting was reported such as the Projects on Coconut Field Gene Bank Management and Utilization of Coconut Varieties for Virgin Coconut Oil Production, Veterinary Services and Contract Farming Specialist/Consultant Request. Also participating were Thai officials from the Office of the Permanent Secretary, Royal Department of Irrigation, Department of Cooperatives Promotion, Department of Land Development, Department of Livestock Development and Department of Agriculture.