The second meeting of the Subcommittee on Agriculture and Fisheries
between the EU and BiH is held today, 25 October 2017, in Sarajevo.
behalf of the Republic of Srpska, the Subcommittee meeting is attended by
representatives of the Ministry of Economic Relations and Regional Cooperation, Ministry of
Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management, Ministry of Health and Social
Welfare, and Republic of Srpska Statistics Institute.
With representatives of the European Commission, the competent
institutions in BiH are discussing the progress achieved during the past year
in fulfilling the obligations arising from the Stabilisation and Association Agreement
between the EU and BiH concerning: development of bilateral agricultural trade relations, field of
agriculture and rural development, agricultural statistics, protection of
geographical indications, production and trade of agricultural products, field
of fisheries, development of bilateral trade relations in fisheries sector, and
phytosanitary, veterinary and food safety issues.
The Subcommittee on Agriculture and Fisheries between the EU and BiH is one of the seven
subcommittees which are joint technical bodies of the EU and BiH, entrusted
with monitoring the implementation of the Stabilisation and Association Agreement between
the EU and BiH.