Latest News for: Western sahara market


An unjust transition: Energy, colonialism and extractivism in occupied Western Sahara

Resilience 11 Nov 2021
Morocco currently markets itself as ‘[t]he African leader in the development of renewable energy in Africa’.40 In doing so, it greenwashes its occupation of Western Sahara.

Speakers Addressing Fourth Committee Report Rights Violations in Tindouf Camps, Differ over Morocco’s Role, Continuing Consideration of Western Sahara

Reliefweb 08 Oct 2021
Petitioners described human rights violations faced by women in Sahrawi refugee camps, as the Fourth Committee (Special Political and Decolonization) continued its hearing of petitioners on the question of Western Sahara today in the context of its consideration of items related to decolonization ... Petitioners on Western Sahara.

Fruit Vegetables EUROPE asks the EU Commission to act against the EU-Morocco agreement

Fresh Plaza 22 Jun 2021
... of the tomatoes grown in Western Sahara ... Finally, according to Wim Rodenburg of DPA, “The origin of the tomatoes cultivated in Western Sahara should be monitored by the EU and special labeling should be put in place to distinguish the products from Morocco and Western Sahara.

Senior analyst at Global Initiative: Morocco uses Saharan territories as a passage to flood Sahel ...

DZ Breaking 29 Apr 2021
... Mountains makes Morocco one of the largest drug exporters (to the world) and although the top quality product is primarily destined for Europe, the majority of quality hashish lower crosses southern Morocco and Western Sahara to supply markets in Mauritania and northern Mali “.

US consulate a turning point for disputed Western Sahara

Kearney Hub 10 Jan 2021
An archway in the entrance of Dakhla carries an image of Morocco's King Mohammed VI, in Western Sahara, Monday, Dec ... plans to open a consulate in Western Sahara mark a turning point for the disputed and closely policed territory ... A fruit vendor wearing a face mask waits for clients in a daily market in Dakhla, Western Sahara, Monday, Dec.

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Business Insider 22 Oct 2020
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African phosphate fight to hit Kiwi pensioners

Asiatimes 13 Mar 2020
West Africa’s Polisario Front has finally initiated legal action in its efforts to prevent what it says are illegal shipments of phosphate rock from Morocco-controlled Western Sahara to the lush fertilizer-fed grasslands of New Zealand ... Western Sahara to assert its independence.

Trump looks to Africa to counter Iran

The Hill 12 Feb 2020
The Trump administration is also reportedly considering recognizing Morocco’s claim to disputed territory in Western Sahara in exchange for the country reopening relations with Israel ... to recognize Morocco’s sovereignty over Western Sahara, in exchange for Rabat reestablishing relations with Israel after suspending them in 2000.

UK, Morocco sign continuity agreement

Middle East Online 29 Oct 2019
The two countries also signed a political declaration, in addition to an exchange of letters on an understanding on dispute settlement and a mutual agreement on the access of all the Moroccan products, including those from the Western Sahara, to the UK market.

A trip through Morocco

Middle East Monitor 05 Oct 2019
... of Morocco’s desert region, with the high rolling dunes of the Sahara seen in the background ... Exotic spices on sale in the ancient market of the city of Rissani, the oldest capital in Morocco, located in the desert region close to the Western Sahara.

NLC, TUC, others to picket Nigerian firms dealing in ‘stolen’ resources from Western Sahara

Business Day Online 18 Sep 2019
This also includes super markets selling sardines and fishes from Morocco because 92% of these fishes are stolen from the Western Sahara coast,” he said ... which allegedly seized Western Sahara and imposed its rule after former colonial power Spain left Western Sahara.

Life after phosphorus: why we need to rethink crop fertilisation

RTE 08 Jun 2019
When it comes to nutrients that we apply to our fields to grow plants, phosphorus is unique ... Some places with phosphate resources are located in conflict areas such as the Western Sahara, and some are largely excluded from the international market to satisfy national demands such as China’s phosphate mines ... That begs the question ... Read ... .
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