Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister Essam bin Abdullah Khalaf participated in the 16th edition of the Conference of the Regional Committee for the Middle East of the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE).
The ministry’s Undersecretary for Animal Resources Dr. Khalid Ahmed, was present.
Minister Khalaf stressed that this conference was and still is one of the platforms through which OIE works in order to improve the level of animal health around the world, and raise the efficiency of combating animal diseases at the global level.
He noted that the Kingdom has long been aware of the importance of achieving a sustainable level of food security, as His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, affirmed the need to work and build to achieve the national food security strategy through the strategic project for national food production.
Source: Bahrain News Agency