The Minister of Economy, Finance and Administrative Reform, Mohamed Benchaâboun, in his capacity as Governor for the Kingdom of Morocco of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), took part in the work of the 30th Annual Meeting of the Bank.
On this occasion, the Minister participated in the round table of governors, whose discussions focused mainly on the consequences of the current economic situation, the recovery patterns in the countries of operations of the EBRD as well as the priority actions of the Bank, such as its ecological ambition, said a statement from the ministry.
During his speech, the Minister underlined the responsiveness of the Moroccan government, under the High Guidance of the King, for a rapid recovery of the Moroccan economy through the deployment of an ambitious recovery plan, choosing to focus its action on citizen impact, to include it in a systemic approach and to ensure its durability and sustainability.
He also drew attention to the fact that the pandemic crisis should in no way diminish or detract from the commitment of economies to tackling the effects of climate change.
The Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the EBRD was marked this year by the designation of Morocco to host the next annual meeting of the Bank, from May 10 to 12, 2022 in Marrakech, as well as by the election of the Governor. representing the Kingdom of Morocco as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the EBRD for the period 2021-2022, the press release concludes.