Trading partners, the EU and Seychelles reaffirm relationship at annual conference

The European Union is determined to continue working closely with Seychelles in the field of maritime security, the blue economy, climate change and regional integration, Ambassador Marjaana Sall said on Thursday.

Speaking at the sixth political dialogue between Seychelles and the EU at Eden Bleu, Sall said that Seychelles is an important and valued partner of the EU in a strategic region.

“The EU stands by Seychelles and works hand in hand with the Government to address global challenges and promote common interests. During today’s dialogue, we seek to reaffirm our shared interest in supporting peace and stability in the region, and the importance of acting together internationally as partners for multilateralism,’ said Sall.

The political dialogue held in Seychelles from November 7 to 9 falls under Article 8 of the Cotonou Agreement signed between African, Caribbean and Pacific states and the EU in 2000.

Source: Seychelles News Agency