Morocco’s King Mohammed VI commends work of Morocco’s Association of Women Entrepreneurs at 61st Global Women Entrepreneurs Congress meeting in Marrakech Sept. 25-27.
* “The recent evolution in Morocco clearly shows that the role of women entrepreneurs has been consolidated by their active participation in all productive sectors…the percentage of women in business has increased significantly, thanks to the aforementioned reforms.” *
Maghreb Arab Press (Marrakesh, Morocco, September 27, 2013) – Morocco’s King Mohammed VI sent a message to participants in the 61st Global Women Entrepreneurs Congress meeting in Marrakech on September 25-27. The following is the full text of the message, as read by the King’s Advisor Zoulikha Nasri.
Praise be to God May peace and blessings be upon the Prophet, His Kith and Kin
Ladies and Gentlemen,
It gives me great pleasure to send this message to the participants in the 61st Global Women Entrepreneurs Congress. Welcome to Marrakech, a city steeped in history, a venue for major international meetings and a symbol openness and interaction.
Consistent with the special interest I take in the World Association of Women Entrepreneurs, I have granted my high patronage to your Congress. I wish to commend the Association for the efforts it has been making since its inception, 68 years ago, to promote women entrepreneurship, expanding its network to more than 70 countries across the five continents.