28 March 2018
South Africa signs MOU with Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic
The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Hon Lindiwe Sisulu, and Hon Bulahi Sid, Minister of Cooperation of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), will on Thursday, 29 March 2018, sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Technical Assistance and the Exchange of Notes on Humanitarian Assistance to the Western Saharawi refugee camps.
The MoU forms part of the political and humanitarian assistance the South African government is extending to the people of Western Sahara, the last colony on the African continent. South Africa maintains a position that Saharawi people must be allowed to exercise their right to self-determination and independence.
The signing ceremony is expected to be attended by Ambassadors from the African Continent.
Details are as follows:
Date: 29 March 2018
Venue: DIRCO, OR Tambo Building
Enquiries: Ndivhuwo Mabaya
Mobile: 083 645 7838
ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION
OR Tambo Building
460 Soutpansberg Road