The Second Meeting of Medicinal Plants Focal Points of IORA RCSTT Cum Exhibition was held in Lucknow, Republic of India during 18–19 March, 2015. This meeting was jointly organized by Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CSIR – CIMAP) and IORA Regional Centre for Science and Technology Transfer (IORA RCSTT) and supported by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.

The meeting was attended by Director of CSIR – CIMAP, Prof. Dr. Anil Kumar Tripathi; Director of IORA RCSTT, Dr. Mahmoud Molanezhad; Principal Secretary of Horticulture of UP Government, Mr. Shri Deepak Trivedi; Chief Executive Officer of National Medicinal Plants Board, Ms. Meenakshi Negi; Chairman of Scientific Body of Pharmacopoeia Commission for Indian Medicines (PCIM), Dr. Sukhdev Swami Handa; experts from IORA Region (Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Malaysia, Seychelles, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sultanate of Oman, Tanzania, and Thailand); and IORA private sector from India and Iran.