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Cablegate: Update and Action Request On Proposed Global Partnership

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RR RUEHDU RUEHJO
DE RUEHSA #2574 3301320
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 251320Z NOV 08
FM AMEMBASSY PRETORIA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 6527
RUEHRC/USDA FAS WASHDC 1996
INFO RUEHTN/AMCONSUL CAPE TOWN 6302
RUEHJO/AMCONSUL JOHANNESBURG 8652
RUEHDU/AMCONSUL DURBAN 0440

UNCLAS PRETORIA 002574


SIPDIS

DEPT FOR EB/TPP/ABT, OES/PCI, AND AF/S
DEPT PASS EB/TPP/ABT - JBOBO, JFINN, GCLEMENTS, AND MKOCH
USDA FAS FOR KIRK MILLER
USAID FOR Bill Hammink
DEPT FOR Mikael Lurie
DEPT FOR Janet Speck

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ECON ETRD EAGR TBIO EAID PGOV
SUBJECT: UPDATE AND ACTION REQUEST ON PROPOSED GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP
FOR AGRICULTURE AND FOOD

REF: A) STATE 00123480 B) PRET 000004

Summary
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1. Post delivered the talking points to Mr. Andile Hawes, Deputy
Director General, Production Resource Management, South Africa
National Department of Agriculture . END SUMMARY.

2. Senior Agricultural Attache received a non-response from Mr.
Andile Hawes. Mr. Hawes indicated by email that he would be
unavailable until December 2.

End Comment.

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