and China signed a cooperation memorandum in the field of management and
integrated water management. This memorandum was signed in Beijing by the
Albanian Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Waters Management,
Edmond Panariti and his Chinese counterpart, Chen Lei.
memorandum foresees the cooperation in the sector of integrated water
management, effectively managing water resources, coordination of central and
local structures in developing strategies for coping with floods,
rationalization of the use of water resources in a national level, and the
drafting of legislative initiatives for their exploitation and management.
Panariti invited his Chinese counter-part, Chen Lei to send in Albania a group
of experts that would effectuate an assessment of the situation of water
resources management in the country and to take concrete steps in the
implementation of the memorandum, which was signed by both countries.
Chen Lei praised Albania as a country with rich water resources and high
potential development, and welcomed the invitation of his Albanian counterpart,