MAROC | MOROCCO

18-Jan-2019 to 11:35

Morocco: EU praises country’s centrality in external policy

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — King Mohammed VI on Thursday in Rabat received the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, and Vice-President of the European Commission, Mrs. Federica Mogherini, who is on a working visit.

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10-Dec-2018 to 14:39

World adopts Global Compact for Migration

APA-Marrakech (Morocco) — The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration was adopted on Monday December 10, 2018 in Marrakech, Morocco, in front of representatives from 159 out of 193 UN member states.

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23-Nov-2018 to 18:02

Africities: Urbanization must be at heart of public policies - Minister

APA-Marrakech (By Special Envoy, Abdourahmane Diallo) — Morocco, like most African countries faces frantic urbanization and that is why the urban question must be placed at the centre of public policies so that the challenge of equity and demographic integration is met, the kingdom's National Territory and Urban Planning, Housing and Urbanism minister, Abdelahad Fassi Fihri suggested in Marrakech on Friday.

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23-Nov-2018 to 16:33

Africities: Morocco and UEMOA communal entities sign MoU

APA-Marrakech (Morocco) — The Moroccan Association of Presidents of Communal Councils (AMPCC) and the Council of Territorial Communities of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) have signed an MoU aimed at supporting the implementation of its Regional Program to Support Financial Decentralization.

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23-Nov-2018 to 16:11

Moroccan Princess Lalla Hasnaa receives peace prize

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Moroccan Princess Lalla Hasnaa, the Chairperson of the Mohammed VI Foundation for the Protection of the Environment, received Friday in Tokyo, the international prize awarded annually by the GOI Peace Foundation.

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22-Nov-2018 to 18:02

Niamey accommodating 4,250 refugees - Mayor

APA-Marrakech (By Special Correspondent, Abdourahmane Diallo) — Cities are now places where teeming numbers of refugees are accommodated and Niamey, the capital of Niger is no exception, the mayor of the city told the Africities summit in Marrakech on Thursday.

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22-Nov-2018 to 15:52

Africities: Morocco launches climate finance expertise scheme

APA-Marrakech (Morocco) — Morocco has launched a so-called Sub-national Climate Finance Expertise Program (PEFCLI) aimed at building and implementing a national strategy to fund projects for environmental resilience.

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