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Various MoUs Signed between India and Morocco

Morocco has extended its hands to India for corporation in road transport, water resources and the marine sector.

A delegation of Moroccan Government which was led by Mr. Abdelkader Amar met  Shri Nitin Gadkari to discuss matters relating to India-Morocco bilateral cooperation in road transport, water resources and the marine sector.
The two countries also signed and exchanged the following MoUs /Agreements

  • Cooperation in the field of Water Resources;
  • Establishing cooperation between Indian Maritime University (IMU) and Higher Institute of Maritime Studies (ISEM) of Morocco;
  • Framework Agreement for Cooperation in Training between the National Ports Agency (NPA) of Morocco and the Indian Maritime University (IMU); and
  • Cooperation Framework Agreement between the Institute of Training in Engines and Road Maintenance of Morocco (IFEER) and Indian Academy of Highway Engineers (IAHE).


India and Morocco have also signed MoU for enhanced cooperation in healthcare 

JIPMER and Marrakech Mohamed VI University Hospital sign MoU for enhanced cooperation in Telemedicine
According to the M0U signed between two countries, both the countries can work together in identified areas of cooperation as both countries have much to offer to each other in the field of health. 

The main areas of cooperation include the following:


  • Non-communicable diseases, including child cardiovascular diseases and cancer;
  • Drug Regulation and Pharmaceutical quality control;
  • Communicable Diseases;
  • Maternal, child and neonatal health;
  • Hospital twinning for exchange of good practices and
  • Training in administration and management of health services and Hospitals


Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry and Marrakech Mohamed VI University Hospital, Morocco signed an MoU to collaborate in the field of telemedicine. The focus areas under this MoU will be Tele-Health Care, Health Education, technical support in controlling epidemics and support in rendering second opinion on various complicated cases.
Various MoUs Signed between India and Morocco Various MoUs Signed between India and Morocco Reviewed by insiya yadav on December 15, 2017 Rating: 5

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