The 31st Annual Meeting of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will be held in Marrakech on 10-12 May.
During a meeting held Monday in Rabat, the Moroccan Minister of Economy and Finance, Nadia Fettah Alaoui, and the EBRD Secretary-General, Kazuhiko Koguchi, signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) relating to the organization of the 2022 annual meeting of the Bank in Marrakech.
Fettah Alaoui welcomed the holding in Marrakech of this 31st session, which demonstrates, once again, “the confidence that Morocco enjoys with its international partners, especially in its ability to host and organize events of international importance.”
In this regard, the minister praised the preparation progress and the quality of collaboration between the ministry team and the Bank’s, reassuring the mobilization of all necessary means to ensure the success of this event, which will be one of the first international institutional events organized in Morocco after the pandemic crisis.
The Moroccan minister also highlighted the importance for the Kingdom to host all EBRD governors and all participants in this meeting.
She further highlighted the quality of relations between Morocco and the EBRD and the support provided by the Bank since 2012 to the economic development efforts of the Kingdom.