The fifth meeting of the REMESA Joint Permanent Committee was held in Rabat on 4 and 5 April 2012. CVOs and representatives of REMESA Member Countries, EU, AMU (Arab Maghreb Union), FAO and OIE participated in this meeting, which was co-chaired by CVO from Morocco and from France (co-chairmanship of REMESA 2012). Mauritania sent its apologies and Egypt did not answer the invitation.
The programme was structured in three sessions (PowerPoint presentations are available here):
In regard to the FMD situation in North Africa (Libya and Egypt), an FMD resolution was validated by the REMESA members.
The 6th JPC meeting will be held on Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 November 2012 in Montpellier in France.