Tagged: Morocco

Morocco, located in North Africa with a diverse landscape ranging from the Atlas Mountains to the Sahara Desert and a coastline along the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, is a constitutional monarchy with an elected parliament. The political landscape is marked by a multi-party system, with major parties including the Justice and Development Party (PJD), the Authenticity and Modernity Party (PAM), and the Independence Party (Istiqlal). Morocco has a rich historical and cultural heritage, evident in its ancient cities like Marrakech and Fes, as well as its traditional arts, crafts, and cuisine. King Mohammed VI holds a central role in the country’s governance, with Morocco emphasizing a blend of modernization and cultural preservation. The economy relies on diverse sectors such as agriculture, mining, and tourism, with efforts towards economic liberalization and foreign investment. Morocco actively engages in regional diplomacy and is a key player in the Arab Maghreb Union. Challenges include issues of social inequality, unemployment, and periodic protests for political reforms. Morocco’s strategic location and historical ties to Europe contribute to its role as a bridge between Africa and the Middle East, while its commitment to renewable energy initiatives reflects efforts towards sustainable development. As Morocco continues to address socio-economic challenges and pursue political reforms, it remains a significant player in the North African and broader regional context. GETZIPCODES: Features democracy and rights of Morocco.

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Trips to Morocco

The Kingdom of Morocco is located in North Africa on the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic. On the Atlantic coast you will also find Rabat , the capital of Morocco. To the south and...

Morocco Population 2014

Morocco 2014

Yearbook 2014 Morocco. During the spring, hundreds of Salafists outside the Parliament demonstrated in the capital, Rabat. The protesters demanded that the Islamists imprisoned after the 2003 terrorist attack in Casablanca be released. According...