UNEP Research Presented At World Forum On Natural Capital Finds Economic, Social Benefits From Efficient Water Use
[UNEP] Edinburgh -The project has developed a tool for mainstreaming ecosystem service valuation that helps understand (and measure) the impact of policies on natural asset wealth.
Mauritius and Morocco Sign Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement
[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and Morocco signed on November 25 in Port Louis a Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) that will provide for greater tax certainty for businessmen of the two countries.
Governance Issues Committee Reviews Experiments of South Africa and Morocco On Reconciliation
[SNA] Khartoum -The committee for governance and implementing the national dialogue outcome of the National Dialogue Conference Thursday discussed a paper on the experiments of South Africa and Morocco in the field of reconciliation and equity, which was presented by Dr. Hassan Al-Haj Ali, the Dean of the Faculty of Social and Economic Studies at the University of Khartoum.
Numerical Highlights of the CAF Confederation Cup Final
[CAF] The final second leg of the 2015 Orange CAF Confederation Cup takes place on Sunday, 29 November 2015 at the Olympic Stadium in the Tunisian Mediterranean resort city of Sousse.
Swedish Socialist Youth Delegation On Working Visit to Sahrawi Refugee Camps
[SPS] Chahed El Hafed -Delegation from the Swedish Socialist youth on Wednesday started a working visit to Sahrawi refugee camps, scheduled for three days.
HM the King Holds Phone Call With Tunisian President Following Tunis Terrorist Attack
[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI on Wednesday held a phone call with Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi following the despicable terrorist attack that targeted members of the presidential guard in Tunis, the King's Office said.
HM the King Offers Condolences to the Tunisian President Over Attack of Presidential Guard Bus
[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI sent a message of condolences and sympathy to Tunisian president, Beji Caid Essebsi, following the criminal attack that targeted on Tuesday a bus carrying members of the presidential guard, claiming many innocent victims.
Polisario Front Hails Algeria's Inalienable Position, Unwavering Support to Saharawi Cause
[Algerie Presse Service] Chahid El -HAFEDH- General Secretariat of the Polisario Front welcomed the "inalienable" position of Algeria based on international legality, and its "unwavering" support to the Saharawi cause, recently reaffirmed by the President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika during his meeting with the Saharawi President Mohamed Abdelaziz.
East Timor Reiterates Its Support to Sahrawi Cause
[Algerie Presse Service] Daily -Speaker of the National Assembly of East Timor Vicente da Silva Guterres has reiterated his country's full support to the just Sahrawi cause and the Sahrawi people's struggle against Moroccan occupation, said the Sahrawi news agency SPS.
Establishment of Parliamentary Group of Solidarity With the Saharawi People in Asturias
[SPS] Asturias(Spain) November 25, 2015 (SPS) - Chairman of the Parliament of the Spanish province of Asturias, Mr. Pedro San Jorge, on Tuesday oversaw the establishment of the parliamentary group of Solidarity with the Saharawi people, in the presence of Deputy Representative of Polisario front in the region, Mr. Yahya Mohamed Chej and President of the Friendship Association for solidarity with the Saharawi people in Asturias Mr. Luis Alberto Suarez.
NS Polisario Front Bureau Denounces Moroccan Intransigence Policy
[SPS] Chahid El Hafed -.- The Bureau of National Secretariat of the Polisario Front, denounced on Tuesday the Moroccan policy of intransigence, its last was the visit of the Moroccan king to a part of the occupied territories of Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic and the military siege and repression that accompanied the visit against the Saharawi civil population.
UK and Moroccan Armed Forces Ties Strengthened By Joint Exercise
[PR Newswire] London -The strong and lasting relationship between the UK and Moroccan Armed Forces has been reinforced by a month-long joint training exercise.
East Timor National Parliament President Reiterates His Country's Support to Sahrawi People
[SPS] East Timor -the speaker of the National Parliament of the democratic Republic of East Timor, Mr. Vicente da Silva Guterres,on Tuesday reiterated his country's firm support to Saharawi cause and to the struggle of the Saharawi people during his meeting with the Sahrawi Ambassador to East Timor Mr. Mohammed Islam Baddi at the headquarters of Parliament in Timorese capital Daily.
Algerian President Receives UN Personal Envoy for Western Sahara
[SPS] Algiers -.- The President of Algeria, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, on Monday received the Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General of the United Nations for Western Sahara, Christopher Ross, as part of a new tour to the region to relaunch negotiations between Polisario Front and Morocco.
UN Body Calls for Release of Rachid Ghribi Laroussi
[Alkarama] On 4 September 2015, during its 73rd session, the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) adopted an Opinion in which it acknowledges the arbitrary nature of the deprivation of liberty of Rachid Ghribi Laroussi. Arrested in June 2003 as part of the vast campaign of repression that followed the Casablanca bombings on 16 May 2003, Mr Laroussi was sentenced to 20 years in prison following an unfair trial which relied exclusively on confessions extracted under torture.
HM the King Congratulates Mauricio Macri On His Election As President of Argentina
[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI has sent a message of congratulations to Mauricio Macri following his election as President of the Republic of Argentina.
HM the King Offers Condolences to South Korean President Over Death of Former President Kim Young-Sam
[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI has sent a message of condolences to South Korean President, Park Geun-hye, following the death of former President Kim Young-sam.
Moroccan Diplomacy Attempts to Politically Isolate SADR Fails, Says Sahrawi Diplomat
[SPS] Washington -The Frente POLISARIO Representative in Washington, Mr. Mohamed Yeslem Beissat, declared that "the efforts of the Moroccan diplomacy to politically isolate the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) have failed, after the decision of the Republic of Mauritius to resume diplomatic relations with Western Sahara as a sovereign state and its strong support for the inalienable right of the Saharawi people to self-determination ".
Namibia Calls for Implementation of UN Referendum On Western Sahara
[SPS] Windhoek -Namibian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has called for the "immediate" implementation of the UN Referendum on Western Sahara and the relevant UN Security Council Resolutions on Palestine.
Ali Aarrass Victim of Ill-Treatments Despite Hunger Strike
[Alkarama] On 16 November 2015, Alkarama sent a communication to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture (SRT) to inform him of the recent deterioration in the health of Ali Aarrass - a Belgian-Moroccan citizen accused of "participation in a terrorism network and in arms trafficking" under the Belliraj case - who was extradited from Spain to Morocco in 2010.