BEIJING, Feb.9 - On February 4, 2015, Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman of Argentina together chaired the first meeting of the China-Argentina inter-governmental standing committee (China-Argentina committee).Liu Dongsheng, vice administrator of State Forestry Administration of China, and Zhang Hongyan, deputy director general of Department of International Cooperation of State Forestry Administration of China attended the meeting.
Liu Dongsheng (R2), vice administrator of SFA , and Zhang Hongyan(R1), deputy director general of Department of International Cooperation of SFA attend the first meeting of the China-Argentina inter-governmental standing committee On February 4, 2015 in Beijing.
After consultation, the branch committee on Forestry, Forest Resources and Ecological Protection reached consensus on strengthening cooperation on forest sustainable management, forestry pests control, tree species exchange and forest product trade, wetland protection, desertification control, natural forest protection, natural reserve construction and forest fire prevention.
To implement the cooperation memorandum signed, two working group meetings, respectively, on forestry, and on forest resources and ecological protection, will be held later this year in Argentina, Mr. Liu said.
By Xin Shuyu