Africa Working Group of the U.S.-Morocco Strategic Dialogue

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
February 6, 2019


The United States and Morocco convened a working group of the U.S.-Morocco Strategic Dialogue in order to strengthen cooperation on our common interests in Africa. Delegations from the United States and Morocco agreed to build on ongoing initiatives to address political, economic, and security issues facing the continent. The delegations discussed new opportunities for possible trilateral cooperation on the continent, including in development finance, trade, and youth empowerment; countering terrorism; building the capacity of security services in the region; and strengthening governance.