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Monday 9 October 2017

Morocco, Council of Europe Ink MoU to Boost Cooperation in Administrative Areas

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Morocco, Council of Europe Ink MoU to Boost Cooperation in Administrative Areas

Morocco and the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe signed, on Friday, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote cooperation in administrative areas.

The agreement was signed in Venice by Minister Delegate for the Reform of Administration and Public Service and Venice Commission President Gianni Buquicchio, in the presence of Morocco’s ambassador to Italy, Hassan Abouyoub.

Under the MoU, the two parties will implement joint projects, including a capacity-building programme for high-level civil servants of the MENA region.

The two parties will organize an annual training session in Rabat for MENA region high-level civil servants. They will also carry out joint activities on issues of common interest in public administration.

Speaking on this occasion, Benabdelkader underlined Morocco’s commitment to adopt the standards of this institution regarding the rule of law, human rights and democracy.

MAP 07 October 2017