1. Dr Mohamad Maliki bin Osman, Senior Parliamentary Secretary for National Development and Defence, will attend the Ministerial meeting for the “Association of Southeast Asian Nations-Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Centre (ASEAN-SEAFDEC) Conference on Sustainable Fisheries for Food Security towards 2020”. The conference will be held in Bangkok, Thailand from 16 to 17 June 2011.
2. The Ministerial meeting for the ASEAN-SEAFDEC Conference will discuss and endorse the resolution and plan of action on sustainable fisheries for food security towards 2020. It is expected that a regional policy framework and a set of guiding principles for the coming decades, corresponding to the changing environment, will be drawn up at the Conference.
3. Dr Maliki will be accompanied by officials from the Ministry of National Development and the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore.