The 33rd Conference of the World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH) Regional Commission for Asia and Pacific will commence on November 13, 2023, in New Delhi.
- Delegates from 36 member countries, including India, along with senior officers from regional and international organizations, and representatives from the private sector and private veterinary organizations, will be present at the conference.
- The conference will address the challenges posed by the pandemic and emphasize the crucial role of Veterinary Services in building resilience and capacity for future challenges.
- Parshottam Rupala, the Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, and Dairying, will inaugurate the four-day conference.
- The decision to host the event in New Delhi was made during the 90th General Session of the World Assembly of Delegates of the WOAH in Paris in May of the same year.
Q.: Where will the 33rd Conference of the WOAH Regional Commission for Asia and Pacific take place?
- A) Paris
- B) New Delhi
- C) Tokyo
- D) Beijing
Ans : B) New Delhi