Ambassador Safia Al-Suhail Meets with the Chief Scientist at the World Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Dr. Asmahan Al-Wafi

Ambassador Safia Al-Suhail, the permanent representative of the Republic of Iraq to the United Nations organizations, held a virtual meeting with Dr. Asmahan Al-Wafi, the head of scientists at the (FAO) organization.

Ambassador Safia Al-Suhail discussed promoting and activating joint action, stressing the need of Iraq for the support of the organization in programs to support the agricultural sector and farmers, improve the environment, and strengthen capacities and build them through programs to support individuals and institutions.

The meeting came within the follow-up plan of the embassy and the organization aimed at strengthening joint cooperation and the recommendations that emerged from the meeting with the Director General of (FAO) Mr. (Qu Dongyu) in the presence of Dr. Al-Wafi and senior specialists in the organization, who discussed expanding support and agreeing to hold a general conference for Iraq with the participation of relevant institutions, countries and funds in addition to training Iraqi staff and enhancing their knowledge of how to convert technical expertise into development programs that can be implemented on the ground.