22 02, 2017

ENERGY PRODUCTION & SUPPLY at the top of the Agenda in Dakhla, March 2017

Energy is a real driver for Growth, Regional & Global Integration of Emerging Economies. The ambitious policies undertaken by the Kingdom of Morocco in renewables represent today a model for the whole continent.

Therefore, a Special Program will be dedicated to Energy Production and Supply, in the framework of the forthcoming Crans Montana Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation in Dakhla (Morocco) from March 16 to 21, 2017.

Specialized Ministers and major stakeholders of the energy sector from Africa, the South-South and the rest of the World will attend this exceptional event.

21 02, 2017

AFRICA AND THE SIDS IN THE NEW WORLD MARITIME ECONOMY, Next Crans Montana Club of Ports Special Meeting in Dakhla, March 2017

A Special Program of the Crans Montana Club of Ports will be held in the framework of the forthcoming Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation, in Dakhla (Morocco) from March 16 to 21, 2017.

This Program will take place aboard a cruise ship, sailing from Dakhla to Casablanca, and will address the role of Africa and the SIDS in the new world Maritime Economy.

It will also highlight the challenge to fight against Maritime Piracy with a special focus on the Gulf of Guinea.

Specialized Ministers, Directors of Ports, Shippers’ Councils, Maritime Authorities, International and Regional Organizations from Africa, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, will gather on this occasion.

20 02, 2017

The forthcoming meeting of the NEW LEADERS FOR TOMORROW will be held in Dakhla (Morocco), on Saturday March 18, 2017

The forthcoming Crans Montana Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation, will take place in Dakhla (Morocco), from March 16 to 21, 2017, under the High Patronage of HM King Mohammed VI of Morocco.

New Leaders for Tomorrow, Specialised Ministers, Youth Organisation and Members of Civil society will gather on the occasion of a round-table addressing the key role of Youth in the development of Emerging Societies.

In addition, the very first Members of the New Leaders for Tomorrow’s Class 2017 will be appointed in the framework of an Official Ceremony organised in Dakhla !

17 02, 2017

A Special Programme dedicated to PUBLIC HEALTH challenges will be held in Dakhla (Morocco), on Saturday March 18 2017

Specialized Ministers, International Organisations, NGOs, Experts and businesses will gather once again in Dakhla, on the occasion of the Crans Montana Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation, to be held from March 16 to 21 2017, to lead a discussion of the utmost importance on major Public Health challenges and the necessity to raise population awareness on these stakes.

Concretes actions need to be implemented to prevent and respond to threats that jeopardize the world population health. These threats have a direct impact, notably on economic and political stability, trade and tourism.

16 02, 2017

The MIGRATION PHENOMENA TOWARDS EUROPE at the agenda of the Forum in Dakhla

In 2016, a record number of migrants and refugees died in attempting to cross the Mediterranean in search of better living conditions.

This humanitarian crisis has shown that the current border management and asylum system in Europe are no longer adequate. A new approach is urgently needed!

Governments from Africa and the EU have to find a way to manage migration comprehensively and develop concrete solutions to protect and save lives.

This is why the Crans Montana Forum organises in the framework of its Session on Africa and South-South Cooperation in Dakhla (Morocco), from March 16 to 21, 2017, a Special Programme which will address the root causes of migration crisis and discuss the future cooperation between Africa and the EU.

15 02, 2017

Exceptional High-Level Panel on AGRICULTURE & FOOD SECURITY to be held in Dakhla on March 17

Specialized Ministers, Experts as well as Businesses from Agriculture and Agro-Food will gather on the occasion of an Exceptional High-Level Panel, to be held on March 17 in Dakhla (Morocco), in the framework of the forthcoming Crans Montana Forum on Africa & South-South Cooperation.

It will notably address the Agriculture of Tomorrow major challenges and raise international community awareness on the stakes of Sustainable Agriculture. One should not ignore the consequences of Climate Change on Agriculture !

Financing African Agriculture adaptation, Water resources and Soil Management will be at the top of the agenda.

A special focus will be put on the Green Plan for Morocco and its sharing of experience with Africa. The main objective is to implement strategies for development and modernization of Agricultural sector, to make it a pillar of National economy.

14 02, 2017

WOMEN’S INTEGRATION in the political, social and economic decision processes : Special Programme of the Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation

In the framework of the third edition of the Crans Montana Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation in Dakhla (Morocco), a Special Programme will address the Integration of Women in the Political, Social and Economic decision processes.

Indeed, Women play a key role in the economic Development of Africa and its Worldwide integration. They also lead the fight against Youth radicalization, which becomes a serious threat for the Continent.

This Session will bring together First Ladies, Ministers of Women Affairs, Parliamentarians, and Members of Civil society, committed to the promotion and empowerment of Women.

13 02, 2017

Extraordinary Conference of SMALL ISLANDS DEVELOPING STATES in Dakhla

On the occasion of the third edition of the Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation in Dakhla, the Crans Montana Forum organizes on March 18, 2017, an Extraordinary Conference gathering the Small Islands Developing States’ Highest Authorities.

Heads of State and Government, Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Economy, Agriculture, Fisheries, Public Health, Transport, Women and Youth are invited to address the following topics :

  • The SIDS, new actors of the South-South Cooperation
  • The World Integration process of SIDS
  • Improving International Cooperation with SIDS
  • Bridging Caribbeans to Africa, Pacific and Indian Oceans
  • Climate change and Agriculture in the SIDS

7 02, 2017

MAROC TELECOM – Partner of the Crans Montana Forum in Dakhla

First National telephone operator, Maroc Telecom will support, for the third year in a row, the Crans Montana Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation, to be held in Dakhla from March 16 to 21, 2017.

Since promoting entrepreneurship is at the forefront of Maroc Telecom priorities, the Group will naturally be associated to the New Leaders for Tomorrow’s Special Meeting, to be organised on March 18.

Class March 2016