The Ninth Annual Working Meeting of the Ministers of Agriculture from South Eastern Europe was held in the period of 12 – 13 November, 2015 in Tirana, Republic of Albania.
The aim of the meeting was to discuss the future of regional cooperation and reforms in the sector of agriculture and rural development in the process of EU approximation of the SEE region.
The topics discussed during the Ninth Annual Working Meeting of the Ministers of Agriculture from SEE were:
- EU approximation of the candidate and potential candidate countries from SEE in agriculture and rural development;
- Regional Cooperation and way forward in the region;
- Possibility for establishment of Technical Working Group within the SWG related to agri-business, food trade in cooperation with CEFTA and Regional Cooperation Council;
- Results and the Agenda from the Agricultural Policy Forum 2015.
The Conclusions from the meeting reconfirm the commitment and willingness on the Ministries to strive towards the mutual cooperation agenda and shared vision for better future of the Western Balkan region.