Morocco, Côte d’Ivoire Discuss Means to Enhance Cooperation in Agriculture
Addis-Ababa – Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries, Rural Development, Water and Forests, Aziz Akhannouch , held, Thursday in Addis-Ababa, talks with his Ivorian peer, Mamadou Sangafowa Coulibaly, on means to enhance cooperation in the agriculture sector.
The meeting took place on the sidelines of the second session of the Specialized Technical Committee of the African Union on Agriculture, Rural Development, Water and Environment.
During the talks, the Ivorian minister said his country and Morocco “were able to establish an active and dynamic cooperation” in the sector of agriculture, noting that Côte d’Ivoire is among the first countries which supported the Moroccan Initiative for the Adaptation of African Agriculture (AAA).
Akhannouch, who is leading a large delegation of the agriculture sector, participates in the ministerial segment of the second session of the Specialized Technical Committee, taking place on October 5-6.