The First Meeting of Medicinal Plants Focal Points of IORA RCSTT Cum Exhibition
Salalah – Sultanate of Oman
23 - 25 June, 2014
The First Meeting of Medicinal Plants Focal Points of Indian Ocean Rim Association the Regional Centre for Science and Technology Transfer (IORA RCSTT Cum) Exhibition was held in Salalah, Sultanate of Oman during 23-25 June 2014 and was attendedby goverment and bussiness representatives from Egypt, India, I. R. Iran, Malaysia, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Thailand and the Sultanate of Oman.
This meeting was jointly organized by the IORA RCSTT and the Oman Animal and Plant Genetic Resources Center of the Sultanate of Oman and in cooperation with Dhofar University and the Oman Animal and Plant Genetic Resources Center (OAPGRC), The Research Council (TRC) of the Sultanate of Oman.
The meeting discussed different topics which include policy making, regulation, standardization, technology transfer and commercialization, import and export of medicinal plants and herbal medicine and networking in IORA region in the framework of IORA Medicinal Plants Network (IORAMPNet, http://mpnet.iora-rcstt.org/) .