CFSA Signed MOU with French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety (ANSES)
Director General Dr. Marc Mortureux from ANSES visited CFSA on Jan 30th 2015. CFSA director general Mr. Jinfeng Liu and deputy director general Mr. Xudong Zhang met with the ANSES delegation.
Mr. Jinfeng Liu appreciated the support from France and expressed the significance of ANSES visit for promoting the cooperation of food safety and technology between China and France, especially at the 50 anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. He also introduced the development of CFSA and suggested cooperation in fields of the prevention of foodborne diseases, laboratorial technology research and capacity building, etc. Dr. Martureux explained the situation of ANSES and indicated that ANSES undertook the same responsibilities as CFSA. He said ANSES and CFSA had complementary sources so he was willing to promote mutual collaboration of personnel exchange, scientific research so as to boost the development of food safety management in two countries. The agreement between CFSA and ANSES was signed after the conference. French embassy agricultural counsellor, representatives from laboratory of microbiology, division risk assessment and division of science, education & international cooperation of CFSA attended the meeting.