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EU Congratulates President of the Republic of Nauru

19/07/2016 - 11:50
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The European Union has congratulated H.E Baron Waqa on his election as the President of the Republic of Nauru.

In his congratulatory message to the President-elect the EU Chargé d`Affaires, Johnny Engell-Hansen, expressed sincere wishes for his success in fulfilling the high responsibilities in his future mandate.

As the Head of State, H.E Baron Waqa's commitment will be essential in enhancing democratic development, inclusion, accountability, transparency and the empowerment of women in the Republic of Nauru.

''The European Union looks forward to continuing and deepening our close partnership in the field of energy. Through our development cooperation we are united in seeking to further the nation's socio-economic sustainability.'' wrote Engell-Hansen.


For further information, contact Mohammed Nazeem KASIM, EU Press Officer Suva, Fiji Tel: +679 3313-633 Email: or

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