Mauritania

Mauritania : AU Electoral Observation Mission

AUC Chairperson Approves the Deployment of an African Union Electoral Observation Mission to June 21, 2014 Presidential Election in Mauritania ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, June 9, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Chairperson of the African Union Commission has approved the deployment of an African Union Election Observation Mission (AUEOM) to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania’s […]

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High Representative Catherine Ashton appoints new Chair of the Political and Security Committee, a new Head of Delegation/EU Special Representative to Afghanistan and new Heads of Delegation to Maurit

High Representative Catherine Ashton appoints new Chair of the Political and Security Committee, a new Head of Delegation/EU Special Representative to Afghanistan and new Heads of Delegation to Mauritania BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, June 21, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice President […]

Categories: AFRICA, African Press Organization, Mauritania, POLITICS

Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation: Deputy Minister Dassù in Mauritania

Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation: Deputy Minister Dassù in Mauritania ROME, Italy, April 17, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Strengthening Euro-Mediterranean dialogue, analysing major regional crises such as Syria and Mali, security, and economic cooperation. These are the key issues on the agenda of the 10th Foreign Ministers’ Meeting under the 5+5 Dialogue. The meeting of the 5+5 […]

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Africa: FY 2013 Funding Opportunity Announcement for NGO Programs

Africa: FY 2013 Funding Opportunity Announcement for NGO Programs Benefiting Malian Refugees in Burkina Faso, Mauritania, and Niger WASHINGTON, March 28, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Funding Opportunity Announcement, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, March 27, 2013     Funding Opportunity Number: PRM-PRMOAPAF-13-006-017577 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number: 19.517 – Overseas Refugee Assistance Programs […]

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Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the Conclusion of her Visit to Mauritania

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania, January 10, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), made the following statement today in Nouakchott: “It is a great pleasure to visit Mauritania for the first time as Managing Director of the IMF. “I had the privilege of meeting President Mohamed Ould Abdel […]

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Africa Book Review : On Trans-Saharan Trails – Islamic Law, Trade Networks, and Cross-Cultural Exchange in 19th Century Western Africa

The book examines the extent to which cross-cultural exchange and business ventures were facilitated by institutional frameworks inspired by literacy and a Muslim legal culture.

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