ICECRD ACTIVITIES – Scientific Meeting on Jatropha organized by Malaysian Rubber Board in Kuala Lumpur on 6-7 February 2013. The scientific meeting is a follow up of the meeting of Indonesia-Malaysia Bilateral cooperation (sub-working group on Jatropha) dated July 11, 2012 ago in Yogyakarta.
The Indonesian delegation was led by Prof. Bambang Prastowo, senior researcher at the Center for Plantations with representatives from the Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Industry, and the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources. Malaysian delegation led by Dr. Zakaria Abd Hadi of Companies Shifting and Commodities Ministry with representatives of the Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB), Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI), Agriculture and Biotechnology Institute (ABI).
The Indonesian delegation was presentation (Left) and the Indonesian delegation attended the meeting (Right)
At the meeting, Indonesia delivered two Working Paper entitled Scientific Research on Jatropha Curcas in Indonesia given by Dr. Rully Dyah Purwati and Jatropha Economic Outlook presented by Mastur, Ph.D., Research Institute for Plant and Fiber Sweeteners (Balittas).
This scientific meeting resulted in an agreement between the Indonesia-Malaysia which include: the exchange of research information, collaborative research, and the International Workshop on Jatropha.
The signing of the Report of the Malaysia-Indonesia Scientific Meeting on Jatropha by the Head of Delegation of each country (left) and Photo with Delegation of Indonesia-Malaysia (Right)
) tanggal 11 Juli 2012 yang lalu di Yogyakarta.