Morocco a “model of success” at the regional level thanks to the efficiency of its structural policies (Danish Minister for EA)

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at 10:39 pm Rabat – The Danish Foreign Minister, Jeppe Kofod, welcomed, Wednesday in Rabat, the effectiveness of the structural policies adopted by Morocco, which have made the Kingdom a “model of success ” In the region. Mr. Kofod, who was speaking during a meeting with the Head of Government Saad Dine El Otmani, stressed that these policies “have made Morocco a model of success in the region at the political, economic and social levels, as well as in the field of environmental preservation ”. Quoted in a press release from the Head of Government’s Department, the Danish diplomat also highlighted Morocco’s strong involvement in the development of renewable energies and the promotion of sustainable development, all of which offer broad prospects for cooperation. The Danish minister, who is making a working visit to Morocco in the context of strengthening relations of friendship and cooperation between the two Kingdoms, expressed his country’s readiness to accompany and cooperate with Morocco within the framework of tripartite programs. for the benefit of Africa. During this meeting, the two parties praised the quality of Moroccan-Danish friendly relations and the reconciliation of points of view on a set of international issues of common interest, such as the fight against climate change, support sustainable development, the dissemination of the culture of coexistence, tolerance and cooperation between peoples, in addition to the fight against all forms of extremism, organized crime and terrorism. The two officials also expressed their aspiration to raise economic cooperation and trade between the two countries to the level of their good political relations, the statement said. In this context, they reviewed the means of encouraging investment, strengthening partnerships between the respective economic operators and expanding bilateral cooperation to encompass new promising areas. The talks also focused on the issue of tripartite cooperation for the benefit of friendly African countries, adds the same source, noting that Mr. El Otmani reviewed the pioneering Moroccan experience in this area and the efforts undertaken by the Kingdom in within the framework of the African policy of His Majesty King Mohammed VI, in order to support and accompany economic and social development in the Continent, through large-scale investments in the most important economic sectors, and strengthening programs skills and transfer of expertise. It is also, continues the press release, to strengthen good governance, optimize the level of religious supervision and promote Islamic values ​​of tolerance and coexistence. This meeting, which took place in the presence of the Danish Ambassador to Morocco and members of the delegation accompanying the Danish Minister of Foreign Affairs, also addressed a set of issues of common interest, including the approach adopted by the two countries to face the Covid-19 pandemic and to limit its repercussions, notes the press release, adding that Mr. Kofod praised in this regard the successful management of the Kingdom of this pandemic. In addition, the head of government recalled the anticipatory measures taken by Morocco thanks to the High Royal Guidelines, which made it possible, as part of a global internal mobilization, to control the spread of the epidemic, to reduce its economic repercussions. and social, to support the economic sectors, to support businesses and social groups affected by the pandemic, and to launch a large national vaccination campaign which has so far benefited nearly 10 million citizens. It is also a question of continuing the launch of the implementation of major reforms, of an ambitious plan of economic recovery, in addition to the site of the generalization of social protection, concludes the press release.