• Short Summary

    TOP-RANKING VETERINARY EXPERTS FROM NIGER, THE IVORY COAST, UPPER VOLTA AND DAHOMEY MET THEIR TOGO COLLEAGUES IN LOME AT A CONFERENCE CALLED TO IMPROVED THE PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF MEAT THROUGHOUT THE TERRITORIES OF THE WEST CENTRAL AFRICAN GROUP.

  • Description

    TOP-RANKING VETERINARY EXPERTS FROM NIGER, THE IVORY COAST, UPPER VOLTA AND DAHOMEY MET THEIR TOGO COLLEAGUES IN LOME AT A CONFERENCE CALLED TO IMPROVED THE PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF MEAT THROUGHOUT THE TERRITORIES OF THE WEST CENTRAL AFRICAN GROUP.

    IN HIS OPENING ADDRESS, M. PIERRE ADAM ADOSSAMA, TOGO'S MINISTER OF RURAL ECONOMY, CALLED FOR A STEPPING UP IN THE SCOPE AND STANDARDS OF HUSBANDRY IN THE REGION TO INCREASE THE SUPPLY OF ANIMAL PROTEIN IN STEP WITH THE GROWTH IN POPULATION.

    REPRESENTING THE IVORY COAST AMONG THE LEADERS OF THE VETERINARY PROFESSION WAS DR. BAMBA FAMOUSSA; DIRECTOR OF THE VETERINARY SERVICE OF ABIDJAN.

    CONSULTATIONS AND STUDY SESSIONS ARE TO CONTINUE FOR THREE MONTHS. THE DELEGATES HAVE SET THEMSELVES THE TASK OF RATIONALISING THE TRADE IN ANIMAL PRODUCTS BETWEEN THE VARIOUS REGIONS AND REDUCING THE INEQUALITIES WHICH EXIST BETWEEN THEM IN THE LEVEL OF MEAT PRODUCTION. FRENCH GOVERNMENT EXPERTS AND THE LOCAL REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED NATIONS ORGANISATION ARE TAKING PART IN THE CONSULTATIONS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA50YQ6BIUK13CBWSAQROO3642S
    Media URN:
    VLVA50YQ6BIUK13CBWSAQROO3642S
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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