The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) agrees to a loan of 40 million euros to the Agence nationale des ports (ANP). Et ce, pour contributor sa contribution à la résilience climatique de manyieurs ports sur la côte atlantique marocaine. Right now, the first proposal to a Moroccan public entity sans garantie de l’État, is made up of several tranches: a loan of 15 million euros pledged and a capital of 25 million euros à pledger, indicate the EBRD in a communicated
It is ready to be completed by a grant of 5.7 million dollars to the investment funds from the Global Environment Fund (GEF), jointly with the European Bank. The documents concerning the prêt ont été signed by the president of the EBRD, Odile Renaud-Basso, on the occasion of the Annual Assembly and the Forum des affaires of the EBRD, with the 31st edition in Marrakech. The signature is issued in the presence of Nizar Baraka, Minister of Equipment and Water, Leila Benali, Minister of Energy Transition and Durable Development, and Nadia Laraki, General Director of the ANP, also representatives of the GEF and of the EBRD management.
Et ce n’est pas tout. The EBRD will also provide the ANP with an assistance technique, financed by a grant of 500,000 dollars from the GEF and a grant of 1 million dollars from the EBRD, to provide a systemic support for the resilience of Moroccan ports in the face of climate change, note the meme source. A group of workers, made up of key actors in the Moroccan port sector, will be created to facilitate a decision-making prize “éclairées et soucieuses” du climat, and promote an optimization of environmental management and standards for the ANP, est-il I indicated. A supplementary assistance technique will support the effective work and suivi of the project as well as the improvement of the financial information standards of the ANP.