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The Israeli Minister of Science, Technology and Space in Morocco

Wednesday, 25 May 2022
The Israeli Minister of Science, Technology and Space in Morocco The Israeli Minister of Science, Technology and Space in Morocco

Morocco, (Vision Int,);- The Israeli Ynet website reported that the Minister of Science, Technology and Space, Orit Farkash-Hacohen, is expected to arrive on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, in the Moroccan capital, Rabat, to sign a "historic technological agreement" between the two countries, the first of its kind with Morocco.

The source indicated that the agreement will be signed by Orit Farkash-Hacohen and her Moroccan counterpart, Minister of Higher Education, Practical Research and Innovation, Abdellatif Merawi.

The cooperation will cover many fields, including “artificial intelligence and agricultural technologies, water management and desalination, combating desertification and food processing technologies, biotechnology, renewable energy, medical technologies and pharmaceutical industries, smart cities and the automobile industry, in addition to data technology, space and humanities and other fields.” related to the environment and society

The website indicated that after the signing of this expected agreement between Israel and Morocco, a joint team of experts from Israel and Morocco will be formed, in order to implement the technological agreement and bring it into existence to enhance cooperation between the two countries.

The signing of this agreement will coincide with the conclusion of the work of the “Morocco-Israel: Communicate for Innovation” forum, which kicked off last Monday in Casablanca, and extends over three days, within the framework of cooperation between the two countries in the field of innovation and the high-tech industry.

During the opening of the forum, 13 memoranda of understanding related to the development of innovative solutions were signed, with the aim of strengthening bilateral business activities (B2B) between economic and commercial actors, as well as for the unification of governmental bodies between Israel and Morocco.

This forum aims to be a unique event that brings together Moroccan and Israeli leaders, from the private and public sectors, on the topic of technological innovation in the areas of the food industry, water, logistics, energy and sustainable development.