ROME, 12th May, 2016 (WAM)–Saqr Nasser Al Raisi, the UAE Ambassador to Italy and the country’s permanent representative to the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), headed the UAE delegation to the two-day long FAO Regional Conference for the Near East (NERC), which opened today at FAO headquarters in Rome.

The UAE delegation includes a representative from the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, Eng. Mariam Hareb Al Muhairi, Assistant Under-Secretary for Water Resources and Nature Conservation Affairs.