7 -  8  February 2012 / Lord Marland Visit to Algeria

lordmarlandalgeriaLord Marland, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Department of Energy and Climate Change, paid a visit to Algeria on 7th – 8th February 2012. This visit aimed at the assessment of the means to reinforce the bilateral cooperation and the exchange of views on the issues related to climate change.

During his stay, Lord Marland met Mr Youcef Yousfi, Minister of Energy and Mines, Mr Cherif Rahmani, Minister of Environment and Territorial Management, Mr Mohamed Benmeradi, Minister of Industry and Medium and Small Enterprises and Mr Abdelkader Messahel, Minister Delegate in charge of Maghrebine and African Affairs. Lord Marland had also a talk with Mr Abdelhamid Zerguine, CEO of the National Firm Sonatrach.