DG Development and Cooperation, Mr Giorgio Marrapodi, receives a delegation from the CIHEAM
13 June 2019
The Director-General of Cooperation and Development of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Mr. Giorgio Marrapodi, met the new President of the CIHEAM Governing Board, Mr. Mohammed Sadiki, in the presence of the Secretary-General of the CIHEAM, Mr. Plácido Plaza, the delegate of Italy to CIHEAM Mr. Teodoro Miano, and Mr. Maurizio Raeli, Director of the CIHEAM Institute in Bari.
This meeting was an opportunity to exchange ideas on the future orientations of the organization and on current and future collaboration in the framework of the CAPMED 2025- the CIHEAM's strategic agenda which contributes to the achievement of United-Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Mediterranean.
Italy is a founding country of CIHEAM and since 1962 has been hosting the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of CIHEAM in Bari.