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Mozambique: New attacks in Cabo Delgado Overshadow Expectations of LGN Advances

The cautions of CEO PATRICK POUYANNÉ to avoid a new “false step” like the one that occurred in MAR.2021 (AM 1281), resulted in the report of JEAN-CHRISTOPHE RUFIN (AM 1406) ordered in DEC.2022 by Total and pointing to the improvement of the security situation in Cabo Delgado since the end of 2021. The conclusions and proposals included the urgent implementation of an action plan that would include greater engagement of the consortium with local populations, namely the establishment of a dedicated structure to support projects throughout the province and improvements in the resettlement plan, extending compensation to the affected people, provision of agricultural land and access to fishing areas. READ MORE