11 July 2019
IAMZ-CIHEAM 50th Anniversary Event at Spain’s Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food
On 5 July, Spain’s Acting Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Luis Planas, attended IAMZ-CIHEAM's 50th Anniversary Event at the Ministry in Madrid. Mr Planas emphasized the “important role played by IAMZ in the area of education and research” and highlighted the number of professionals trained at IAMZ who are now in senior positions in many different countries. He also pointed out that IAMZ’s intense activity needs to be disseminated more widely, especially the training activities such as Master of Science programmes or advanced courses such as the one held recently on ‘Xylella fastidiosa’.