The Ajman government delegation has ended its 6-day tour of Milan Expo by visiting the city of Parma, in the region of Emilia-Romagna, Italy, where they learnt about its high quality businesses and its excellent agri-food system.

The delegation from Ajman government who are visiting Milan Expo 2015 held four separate meetings with key officials of the city to gather information about Milan and learn the best practices in organizing a huge international exhibition.

His Excellency Doctor Rashid Ahmed Bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, headed this year’s third meeting of the National Committee of Biosecurity organized to study the completion stages of the National Strategy for Bio-security. The meeting at the Ministry’s Dubai headquarters was attended by the Committee members and representatives from the General Command of the Armed Forces, Ministry of Health, the Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi, the Supreme Council for National Security, National Emergency and Crisis and Disasters Management Authority, and the Ministry of Environment and Water.

H.E. Abdul Rahman Bin Mohammed Al Owais, Minister of Health, has participated in the recently concluded 62nd session of the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO) held in Kuwait from October 5 to 8, 2015 under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al Hamad Al Sabah, Kuwait’s Prime Minister.

H.E. Dr. Rashid Ahmed Bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, led the third meeting of the Coordinating Council of Municipal Affairs at Ajman Saray Hotel held in the presence of the Council members. At the start of the meeting, H.E. Bin Fahad welcomed the attendees to the event and commended their ongoing sustainable development efforts. He emphasized the importance of coordination among municipalities in implementing national projects, achieving the environmental agenda of UAE Vision 2021 through unified efforts, and adhering to existing legislations developed according to the vision of the wise UAE leaders.