HE the Minister of Municipality Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki al-Subaei participated in the 8th Ministerial Conference of the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation (OIC) on Food Security and Agricultural Development, which was held in Istanbul. The conference dealt with ways to establish food security of member countries by improving the food system. They also discussed other topics such as conditions in the agriculture sector in member countries, and the organisation's program to develop agricultural and strategic products.
On the sidelines of the conference, HE the minister held a number of bilateral meetings with the ministers of agriculture in Turkey, Lebanon, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and the Director-General of the Islamic Organisation for Food Security. HE al-Subaei also visited centres and strategic storage facilities of grains in Turkey, to get to know the latest techniques and technologies used in storing and managing grain silos. (QNA)