Agricultural Delegation Visits Myanmar

July 31, 2017

The Israeli Embassy in Myanmar initiated a visit by a delegation of agricultural and agricultural policy experts to examine the possibility of assisting the development of agriculture in Myanmar through the knowledge and experience accumulated in Israel.

Prof. Eyal Kimhi of the Department of Economics and Management headed a delegation that met with senior government officials, universities, research institutes and the private sector. The highlight of the visit was an hour-long discussion with the country's leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, who on this occasion also received an official invitation to visit Israel. It was also decided to continue the dialogue in order to promote academic cooperation.

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