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News EU grants Morocco € 59.7 Millions to upgrade water sector

The European Commission has extended Morocco € 59.7 Millions (USD 70 Millions, 600 Millions dirhams) to reform water sector, said last 29th August the European Commission delegation in Rabat. This amount is the second installment of a USD 115Mn support budget allocated by the EU to water sector in Morocco. 
Created in 2002, this program is meant to improve water management in Morocco, notably through implementing the framework law on water adopted in 1995, reducing the state budget costs and increasing the efficiency of the institutions in charge of water management.

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Contact information EC Delegation in Rabat (email:
Phone: +212 37 57 98 00
News type Inbrief
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Source of information EC Delegation in Rabat
Keyword(s) water sector
Geographical coverage Morocco
News date 30/08/2006
Working language(s) ARABIC , ENGLISH , FRENCH