As reported by Ukrinform with reference to press service of the Ministry of Foreign AffairsKuleba will start the tour with a visit to Senegal.
“The main topic of the minister’s talks will be the consolidation of political support for Ukraine from the countries of the south of the world against the background of Russian aggression, especially the latest attempt to annex Ukrainian territories,” it said. the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Other priorities of the discussions are strengthening Ukraine’s role as a guarantor of food security in the world, deepening cooperation in the field of education, promoting Ukrainian IT products, especially the Diya platform, creating of new opportunities for Ukrainian exports using the capabilities of the Nazovni system, the Foreign Ministry noted.
As part of the visits, it is also planned to hold a number of business forums with the participation of leading Ukrainian and African companies.
The minister’s trip will also prepare for a large-scale conference between Ukraine and Africa.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs stressed that the tour is an important part of the African strategy developed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on behalf of the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and has become a “road map” for the development of relations between our state and the region.