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Discussing Niger's future with President Issoufou Mahamadou

President Mahamadou and Commissioner Georgieva during a previous meeting in Niger © EU
13/11/2012  - 

Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva continues her visit to Paris this morning when she meets Niger's President Issoufou Madamadou at a development conference on Niger's future. They will discuss the ongoing food crisis in the Sahel region, which is affecting more than 18 million people, as well as plans to reinforce the resilience of the most vulnerable via innovative programmes, such as the AGIR Sahel Plan, which links development and humanitarian aid.

 Commissioner Georgieva's speech at the conference is available here: http://europa.eu/rapid/search-result.htm?query=59