Beyond Buzzwords: Transforming Philippine Agriculture!

Meeting with the Delegation of the EU to the Philippines

Author: DA Communications Group | 9 January 2020

Agriculture Secretary William Dar welcomed Mr. Thomas Wiersing, Chargé d’ affaires a.i. and head of the Delegation of the European Union (EU) to the Philippines, for a courtesy meeting on January 9, 2020.

“There is such a strong collaboration between the EU and the Philippines, there is opportunity to grow, and there are new things we can do together,” Dar said.

During the meeting, Dar discussed various areas in agriculture possible for program collaboration. He stressed that technical assistance from the EU particularly on fishery monitoring system, African Swine Fever (ASF) management and control, and food safety concern will be gladly received.  (Photos by Alan Jay Jacalan, DA-AFID)