Monrovia, Liberia-Director-General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi received a delegation from the Republic of Liberia headed by Amb. De-Maxwell Sah Kemayan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Liberia. During the meeting, the two sides discussed bilateral relations and ways of exploring cooperation in several key areas, including the role of the Fund in supporting the nation’s objectives of advancing sustainable economic development.
Mr. Muhammad Saif Al-Suwaidi stated that “the visit of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Liberia and the accompanying delegation represented an important opportunity to enhance cooperation between ADFD and Liberia. Our first project in Liberia was in 2019 to develop social services in the country. We are excited to work together to strengthen our relationship and we look forward to exploring future development projects.”
H.E. Dee-Maxwell Saah Kemayah, Sr in reply to his host stated that “through this visit, we sought to strengthen our relationship with the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development and discuss opportunities that have the potential to contribute to building and strengthening priority strategic sectors in Liberia. These sectors will have a direct positive impact on the economy and will help Liberia to achieve its sustainable development goals.”
ADFD has financed two projects in the Republic of Liberia valued at around AED 48 million. These projects serve the social services and renewable energy sectors.