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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Proposed Global Partnership

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DE RUEHVB #0805 3311241
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P 261241Z NOV 08 ZDK
FM AMEMBASSY ZAGREB
TO SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 8798

UNCLAS ZAGREB 000805

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ECON ETRD EAGR TBIO EAID PGOV HR
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: PROPOSED GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP
FOR AGRICULTURE AND FOOD (GPAF)

REF: STATE 123480

Econ officer delivered reftel points to the office of Bozidar
Pankretic, Croatian minister of agriculture, fisheries, and
rural development. The minister's staff replied that the GOC
generally supports the formation of a Global Partnership for
Agriculture and Food, but will unlikely be able to provide
significant financial support for the partnership.
Walker

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