August 2, 2011


Vietnam meets FAO to manage aquatic diseases



Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam gathered with FAO Assistant Director General for Fisheries and Aquaculture, and Deputy Director General of FAO Fisheries Department, on July 29 to seek FAO's help in establishing a system to avoid and handle aquatic diseases in Vietnam.


The meeting took place on the sidelines of the Meeting of Asian Ministers in Charge of Aquaculture to which the officials attended.


The FAO officials pledged to discuss specific measures to control aquatic diseases as soon as they receive FAO experts' final report on aquatic diseases, especially on shrimp and oysters in the country.

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