Embassy of Ukraine in the Kingdom of the Netherlands

, Kyiv 10:22

Meeting of the Ukrainian-Dutch Agricultural Working Group

24 April, 14:46

On April 24, 2017 the 3rd joint meeting of the Ukrainian-Dutch Agricultural Working Group was held in The Hague, the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

The Ukrainian delegation at the event was headed by the Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine for the European Integration Ms. Olga Trofimtseva. The Deputy Director General Agro & Nature, Ministry of Economic Affairs Mr. Aldrik Gierveld led the Dutch delegation.

A broad range of issues of the bilateral cooperation in agricultural sphere between Ukraine and the Netherlands was covered along the run of the meeting. An especial attention was paid to the agricultural education and training, veterinarian medicine, phytosanitarian safety, development of bilateral cooperation in dairy farming, horticulture and potato growing.

Mutual Statement of the Working Group was signed to reconfirm the practical arrangements achieved to deepen and broaden the bilateral cooperation.