ISLAMABAD: The Minister for Water Resources Muhammad Faisal Vawda met Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan Dr. Geoffrey Shaw to extend mutual cooperation between Australia and Pakistan based on the water resources.
Minister Faisal Vawda said that based on the similarities of water resources, livestock and agriculture between Pakistan and Australia, both the countries can learn and get benefits from experiences of each other and can make joint efforts for the further improvement of these sectors particularly water sector.
Faisal Vawda apprised the High Commissioner, about the steps taken by the incumbent government in the field of water resources.
Faisal Vawda said that we were committed to improve this sector and to ensure the provision of facilities to the people of Pakistan.
Australian High Commissioner appreciated the steps taken by the government in order to improve the water resources and showed his interest in investment in Pakistan for the enhancement of the water sector and to resolve the issues related to it.
In the meeting, it was mutually decided that in order to follow a fast pace sustainable development and to embark on concrete infrastructure to improve the water sector, both countries should exchange the skills and technology to upgrade the performance of water resources and their related sectors.