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Mayotte: The next integration of Mayotte to the Commission of the Indian Ocean confirmed




Yolaine Costes, Vice-President of the Regional Council and President of the Comité de concertation regional "Indian Ocean" was confirmed at the weekend last in the general Council of Mayotte Mayotte Department must integrate the Indian Ocean Commission at the forthcoming Summit of the Indian Ocean Commission in Moroni being held July 26, 2014.
 
Yolaine Costes also introduced the elect mahoran preparatory work in the context of the future territorial cooperation program between the European Union and the countries of the Indian Ocean for the period 2014-2020.
 
An envelope of 21 million euro was made available to the two departments (Reunion - Mayotte) and it is the island of Reunion, which was responsible for the management of the funds granted by Brussels.
 
The other countries of the southwest basin of the Indian Ocean (Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius and Seychelles) have separate financial assistance.
 
As a reminder, the president of the French Republic, François Holland, should attend the 4th Summit of the Indian Ocean Commission (IOC) at the invitation of the Comorian president Ikililou Dhoinine.
 
The 101st french Department will thus integrate the organisation whose bases were launched on 20 December 1982, in Port Louis in Mauritius and institutionalised January 10, 1984 of Victoria in the Seychelles agreement.
 
Mayotte will then join the Union of the Comoros, Reunion, Madagascar, Mauritius, and Seychelles as a member of the Commission of the Indian Ocean that defines and develops projects of regional economic cooperation.




Assani Badrudin


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