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Tawefiq meets ASCAD delegation

Khartoum, Jan.11(SUNA)-The State Minister at the Council of Ministers, Tareq Tawefiq has commended significant role being played by the Arab Center for Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands(ASCAD) and projects implemented by the Center in Sudan.

This came when he met in his office with he ASCAD delegation led by Refiq Ali Salih and in presence of State Minister for Agriculture, Al-Sadiq Fadl- Alla.

The meeting reviewed programs and projects being implemented by ASCAD and set to achieve comprehensive agricultural development in Sudan.

ASCAD is an Arab specialized organization working within framework of Arab League with aim to mobilizing investment and natural resources by using up-to-date technologies .

State Minister of Agriculture, for his part, pledged to remove difficulties facing the ASCAD.