17th May, 2019, New Delhi
Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) & DG (ICAR) met H.E. the High Commissioner of Kenya in New Delhi, Shri Willy Kipkorir Bett, EGH here at Krishi Bhavan, New Delhi today.
Dr. Mohapatra outlined the National Agricultural Research System’s overview. He discussed about the various challenges, such as, climate change, weather, etc., being faced by the Indian agriculture and the eventful success stories that enables the climate resilience.
The High Commissioner expressed keen interest in the scale and scope of ICAR’s research activities. He also commended the Council’s efforts and achievements to ensure the food and nutritional security of 1.3 Billion citizens of the country.
Both the countries renewed their commitment for strengthening the partnership with the help of bilateral cooperation and exchange of information.
(Source: Krishi Bhavan, New Delhi)