A delegation of experts and geologists from the Sudanese Ministry of Minerals is visiting Belarus in furtherance of the agreements reached during the visit of Belarus’ Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Andrei Khudyk to Sudan.
The main goal of the visit is to learn more about geological mapping from the Belarusian Research and Production Center for Geology at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection, the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the Belarusian State University. In addition to the theoretical part of the training, the Sudanese specialists will take practical courses. The program includes visits to the enterprises of the geological prospecting industry, field observations, and so on.
Representatives of the Sudanese Ministry of Minerals expressed the willingness to learn more about management and development of the system of specially protected natural areas, national ecological network in the Republic of Belarus.
Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Alexander Korbut met with Charge d'affaires of Sudan in Belarus Faisal Abdelazim Salim. The parties discussed the prospects for joint projects in mining, environmental protection and natural resources, training of Sudanese specialists in Belarus and other issues. During the meeting, the parties also discussed the organizational issues regarding the stay of representatives of the Ministry of Minerals of the Republic of the Sudan in Belarus.