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OCP, the South-South partnership as a strategy

The Cherifian Phosphate Office (OCP), the world’s leading exporter of phosphate ores, is also the spearhead of Morocco’s South-South cooperation policy. Which is precisely at the heart of the Kingdom’s continental expansion strategy…. At the beginning of June, the OCP Foundation announced the signing of two new agreements with its Spanish counterpart « Mujeres por Africa »…

Gabon – breathing new life into the cocoa sector

Following several decades of neglect, reviving Gabon’s cocoa ailing sector is now a core element of the authorities’ economic diversification strategy, and represents a bold gamble that is not without several challenges. In the Central African Atlantic coastal country of Gabon, the 70% plunge in oil prices between 2014 and 2016 served as a stark…