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ADFD to finance AED24 million modernisation of local Mauritania fishing port

ABU DHABI, 15th September, 2021 (WAM) -- Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Mauritania to finance a major refurbishment and modernisation project valued at around AED24 million (US$6.5 million) for the Tanit Fishing Port. This is an artisanal fishing port that through this renovation and development of an ice factory will better enable local fishermen to benefit from the country’s fisheries economy, increase export capacity and contribute to the nation’s food security strategy. The project...