On the morning of Feb. 13th, a delegation led by Mr. Qu Liang, director of Joint FAO/IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture came to FAAS for an exchange visit. Mr. Weng Qiyong, President of FAAS, Mr. Xie Huaan, academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Mr. Yu Wenquan, vce president of FAAS and several directors of related institutes met with the delegation.
At the meeting, Mr.Weng Qiyong, on behalf of FAAS, firstly warmly welcomed the arrival of the delegation, and thanks for the long-term support and assistance the FAO/IAEA has provided. Later, he introduced the basic situation and strengths of FAAS and pointed out that both parties would take own advantages to further promote the cooperation on talent training, application of joint project, project research, etc. Mr. Xie Huaan stressed that as the only provincial agricultural research organization in Fujian, we should actively implement the provincial strategic plan of 21st Century Silk Road, and strengthen our cooperation with the countries or international organization along the Maritime Silk Road, such as International Rice Institute. Every director also gave brief introductions on their respective strengths and potential cooperation.
Mr. Qu Liang thanked FAAS¡¯s warm reception, and introduced the basic situation of the Joint FAO/IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture. He expressed great willingness to promote in-depth and pragmatic cooperation and exchanges between FAAS and FAO/IAEA.