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'India, France to institutionalise coop in environ conservation'

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

and have decided to set up a joint working group to institutionalise cooperation in conservation of environment, Harsh said today.

The held delegation-level talks with Brune Poirson, French of State for Ecological and Inclusive Transition, who is the part of a team led by on cooperation in the field of conservation of and biodiversity.

"and decide to set up a joint working group to institutionalise cooperation in the area of conservation of French Minister Poirson said, it is an ambitious beginning & should overcome barriers in deepening cooperation," Harsh tweeted.

"The French Minister said, she will ask her country's embassy in New to work out further modalities. Ms Poirson also showed keen interest in the innovative #GreenGoodDeeds campaign and its promotion through a mobile application," he posted.

He also held a bilateral meet with Frederique Vidal, French

The also said Vidal agreed to Indian proposal to hold the Meeting in during May or June to help expand the scope and contents of future cooperation.

"India and France being founder partners of Intl. plan to set up Indo- for developing deployable solar technologies," he tweeted.

Earlier, Harsh also called on visiting and discussed the issue of climate change and its impact on India's natural resources in particular.

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First Published: Sun, March 11 2018. 00:30 IST