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Senegal consultative group meeting

Senior EU official to participate in Senegal consultative group meeting – The European Union Development Commissioner, Andris Piebalgs, left Brussels on Monday for Paris where he would participate in the Consultative group meeting on Senegal that will see the West African nation present its strategic plan called "Emerging Senegal" aimed at attaining economic emergence and human capital by 2035.

Sources note that during his recent visit to Senegal from 12-13 February, the EU Development Commissioner announced a financial aid of 347 million Euro for 2014-2020 to strengthen good governance, promote sustainable agricultural development and hygiene.

Pana 25/02/2014