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USTDA Supports Morocco’s First Smart Grid Deployment

NEWS RELEASE July 21, 2022 USTDA Supports Morocco’s First Smart Grid Deployment Arlington, VA – Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a grant to Régie Autonome de Distribution d’Eau et d’Electricité de Marrakech (RADEEMA), Marrakech’s electricity and water utility, for a feasibility study to transform the power distribution infrastructure in Marrakech into a ...
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Security Alert: Planned Demonstrations in Rabat, Marrakech, and Casablanca

Location: In Rabat—Bab el Had Square, the Moroccan Parliament, Ministry of Education, and Royal Palace. In Casablanca—Marechal Square near the Hyatt Hotel. In Marrakech—Bab Doukkala medina gate. Event: Demonstrations by the Moroccan Social Front to protest high prices on Friday, July 22 at 3:00 P.M. Though Moroccan authorities communicated that they will not issue permits for ...
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Security Alert: Casablanca, Morocco

Location:  El Larbi Zaouli Stadium and Gauthier neighborhood (Boulevard Anfa near Hotel Barcelo and Idou Anfa) in Casablanca. Event:  A high-profile soccer match will take place at the El Larbi Zaouli Stadium on Thursday, July 7.  The match begins at 6:00 P.M. and ends at 9:00 P.M.  Police expect fans to gather near the stadium and hotels ...
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Cyber Security Youth Program (Application Deadline: August 05, 2022)

Funding Opportunity Title: “Cyber Security Youth Program” Open Cooperative Agreement 2022 Funding Opportunity Number: PAS-MOROCCO-FY22-07 Deadline for Applications: August 05, 2022 Assistance Listing Number: 19.040 Total Amount Available: $50,000 A. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The U.S. Embassy in Morocco announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to compete for a Cooperative Agreement (CA) award for ...
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