APEC Ministers of Agriculture Issue Joint Statement

Puerto Varas, Chile, 24 August 2019
  • Issued by the 5th APEC Food Security Ministerial Meetings

Ministers of Agriculture from the APEC member economies issued a statement following their meeting in Puerto Varas on 23 August 2019.

The statement reflects the outcomes of the 5th APEC Food Security Ministerial Meeting chaired by Chile’s Minister of Agriculture Antonio Walker. It addresses the following areas:

  • Fostering Sustainable Food Systems
  • Embracing innovation, emerging technologies and digital opportunities
  • Leveraging associativity and enhancing food value chains and trade
  • Strengthening Rural Development as a Place of Opportunities

View the 5th APEC Food Security Ministerial Meetings statement

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For further details, please contact:

Dini Sari Djalal (in Puerto Varas, Chile) +65 9137 3886 at [email protected]
Michael Chapnick +65 9647 4847 at [email protected]

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