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President of Republic Stresses Mauritania’s Commitment To Be Essential Partner of Global Gateway

Nouakchott,  21/06/2022
On 21 June, in Brussels, His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani, the President of the Republic, delivered an important speech to the participants in the 15th edition of the European Development Days, currently held in the Belgian capital under the theme “Global Gateway: building sustainable partnerships for a connected world”.

In his speech, he pointed out that the Global Gateway, in its target objectives, reflects a remarkable convergence of priorities between Mauritania and the European Union, which have always been united by strong, diversified, sound, and constructive cooperation relations cemented by the sharing of common values and the excellence of bilateral relations with all the member countries of the Union.

The President of the Republic said that Mauritania is strongly committed to the fight against climate change, drought, and desertification, adding that it has just revised its counter contribution to the climate, to reduce its gas emissions to the greenhouse effect, by 2030 by 11%, compared to 2018. He stressed that the launch of an ambitious and important green hydrogen development program to provide an alternative and sustainable source of clean energy is an important opportunity for cooperation between Mauritania and Europe.
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