GCC States adopts Kuwait’s proposal to create a centralized food security network
The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf, originally known as the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have approved Kuwait’s proposal for a common network for food supply safety, the state-run.
The meeting comes in light of the current international developments due to the repercussions of the spread of the emerging coronavirus (COVID19).
The decision was taken after a virtual meeting of GCC trade and industry ministers to discuss the COVID-19 outbreak’s impact on food supply safety.
They appreciated the efforts of the medical and technical teams in the GCC states and all countries of the world in confronting the pandemic and saving lives.
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) States:
Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.
The Charter of the GCC was signed in 1981, formally establishing the institution.