FAO experts assess Beirut slaughterhouse upon Agriculture Minister’s request

JANUARY 27, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The Food and Agriculture Organization – FAO, and upon the request of Minister of Agriculture, Akram Chehayeb, has tasked a team of three international experts to assess the situation of Beirut slaughterhouse for a professional advice in this regard.

Experts had inspected Quarantina slaughterhouse before preparing a comprehensive study on the situation and proposing appropriate measures that ought to be taken to secure specifications that fit modern and international standards for food safety in Lebanese slaughterhouses.