PANJIM: Goa Forward Party Chief and Deputy Chief Minister Vijai Sardesai, who is on a private trip to Jerusalem, called on the officials of Israel’s Foreign Affairs ministry to discuss the ties between Goa and Israel.
Discussions on establishing a concrete project of cooperation between Goa and Israel were held. Senior official, decision makers of ministry participated in the meeting including the in-charge of MASHAV, Israel’s Agency of International Development Cooperation Gil Haskel, deputy in-charge Yuval Fuchs, Director Overseas Program Daniel Zonshine and Director of South East Asia Yaron Mayer.
Sardesai will be holding more meetings and official visits on his private tour. Sardesai also took up a proposal on getting Agro Technology to take Agriculture Forward in Goa, which was well received by the authorities in the Israel Ministry of Agriculture.