Africa: Federal Council Stresses Africa’s Importance and Adopts First Continent-Wide Strategy

[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland — At its meeting on 13 January 2021 the Federal Council approved a strategy on Sub-Saharan Africa for the first time. The countries of North Africa are already covered by the MENA strategy adopted by the Federal Council on 14 October 2020. The new strategy recognises the great diversity of the African continent and the challenges and opportunities it presents. It sets out Switzerland's priorities and measures in the region for the 2021-24 period. In addition to peace, the core elements of the strategy are seRead the Original Article