TICAD

Comments from Morocco

November 26, 2019

TICAD Secretariat received following comments from Morocco after the Preparatory Ministerial Meeting of TICAD 7 on August 27, 2019:

“The delegation of the Kingdom of Morocco to the Yokohama TICAD VII summit expresses its reserves on the use of the wording “We, the Heads of State and Government and delegations of Japan and African Union Member States..... ” in the Yokohama Declaration, the Action Plan and all other pertinent documents issued by the Summit.

The delegation of the Kingdom of Morocco requests that the same language adopted in the Nairobi TICAD VI Declaration/2016 be retained: “We, the Heads of States and Government and delegations of Japan and 54 African countries together with the representatives of.... ”.”