The Council therefore unanimously approved the participants in this session, held in the presence in particular of the Wali of the Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima region, Mohamed Mhidia, the president and members of the regional council, the 53 points listed in the ‘agenda.
The members of the Council of the TTA region have adopted an agreement with the State concerning the regional employment promotion program, in addition to the agreements for the creation and management of training and professional integration centers in Larache, Ouezzane and the municipality of Ketama (Al Hoceima province), as well as the support of the Socio-Sports Center project, under the Lalla Meryem Center for vocational training through apprenticeship in Tetouan, the financing of studies and the construction of two faculties multidisciplinary in Ouezzane and Chefchaouen.
On the health side, the Board approved partnership agreements for the strengthening and modernization of technical and scientific equipment at the Institut Pasteur in Tangier, and annex 2 of the partnership agreement with the regional directorate of Health and the Agency for the Promotion and Development of the North (APDN) to improve the health offer in the region, support the management of addiction centers, and strengthen health centers in terms of human resources.
The Council also adopted partnership agreements to support the development and equipment of the Abdellah Guennoun Library in Tangier, to build and equip a cultural center in the commune of Beni Bouayach (province of Al Hoceima), as well as to promote the building of the Court of First Instance (the former sections of Civil Justice and the Family in Tetouan) to rehabilitate the “Tetouan memory museum”, in addition to the rehabilitation of the Mohammed VI space for the memory of resistance and African liberation in Assilah.
And to encourage investment and promote businesses, agreements were approved to create an industrial zone in Chefchaouen and an economic activity zone in Kasr Bjir in the province of Larache, as well as to implement a regional program of support for small businesses and self-employed people in the Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima region.
On the environmental level, the Council approved the amendment of a partnership agreement for the rehabilitation of urban parks in the province of Larache, agreements for the construction of the second section of the olive crushing waste treatment station. in the province of Ouezzane, the financing and implementation of the “Ecological Quarter of Merchane” project in Tangier, and of the project to revegetate the former public landfill in Tangier, and to rehabilitate the parks of Boujibar, Souani and from Tadghin to Al Hoceima, in addition to a project to reuse wastewater for the irrigation of green spaces in Tangier (the second phase), the creation of a wastewater treatment plant in Ksar El Kebir, and the rehabilitation of the Ras El Maa space in Chefchaouen.
Regarding the area of urban development, the Council adopted a draft agreement for the rehabilitation of the municipality of Oued Laou, the integrated rehabilitation and development program of the municipality of Gzenaya (2021-2022), the rehabilitation program and development of the medina of Tangier (2020-2024), and the additional financing agreement for the implementation of the treatment program for housing threatened with ruin in the old medina of Tangier.
The Council also approved an agreement for the implementation and financing of a rehousing program for the inhabitants of the Hafa district threatened with ruin in Tangier, and the appendix of an agreement within the framework of the complementary rehabilitation and enhancement program. of the Medina of Tetouan (2019-2023), as well as the pursuit of the project of the municipal swimming pool and the covered room in Al Hoceima, and the rehabilitation of the main axis of the city of Ouezzzane.
In the field of transport, the Council adopted the amendment of a partnership agreement for the carrying out of works to extend and strengthen provincial road No. 4602 over 11.5 km in the prefecture of Tangier-Assilah, the completion of technical studies of the Ksar El Kébir bypass, the installation of bridges over the Wadi Martil, and the amendment of a partnership agreement with Royal Air Maroc to strengthen the air link between Casablanca, Tetouan and Al Hoceima.
And in order to promote water management at the regional level, the Council approved annexes of partnership agreements relating to the drinking water supply program for the communities of the Jebha circle in the province of Chefchaouen (2019-2026 ), in addition to the implementation of drinking water supply projects as part of the program to reduce territorial and social disparities in rural areas at the regional level (2019-2023).
The Council of the TTA region also approved the transfer of 30% of the shares of the Tanger-Tétouan-Al Hoceima region in the Tanger-Tech development company to the “China Holding Company”, and the participation in the capital of the companies “Tanger Sport” and “Tanger Culture”.
It also approved the acquisition of land for the creation of two vocational training centers in Larache and Ouazzane, and examined a series of petitions submitted by civil society within the framework of participatory democracy.