Morocco, Madagascar Give Substance to South-South Cooperation

Morocco and Madagascar signed twenty-two cooperation agreements, marking a milestone in their bilateral relations and translating into concrete action their south-south cooperation endeavor.

The signing ceremony was chaired by King Mohammed VI and Malagasy President Hery Rajaonarimampianina in Antananarivo, the second leg of a second phase of an African tour that previously took the King to Ethiopia.

The agreements aim at strengthening the legislative framework governing bilateral cooperation in terms of river preservation, agriculture, finance, culture, employment, renewable energies and vocational training.

In this respect, the two countries signed a Memorandum of Understanding aiming at the environmental preservation of the Canal des Pangalanes, which consists in a series of natural rivers, waterway