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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Global Partnership For

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RR RUEHMA RUEHPA
DE RUEHFN #0549 3291528
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 241528Z NOV 08
FM AMEMBASSY FREETOWN
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 2311
INFO RUEHZK/ECOWAS COLLECTIVE

UNCLAS FREETOWN 000549

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR AF/W (JHUNTER), EEB (MLURIE/JSPECK), USAID
(BHAMMINK), USDA (KMILLER)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ECON ETRD EAGR PGOV SL
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP FOR
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD

REF: STATE 123480

1. (U) Ambassador delivered reftel points on November 24 to
Minister of Foreign Affairs Zainab Bangura. Bangura expressed
great interest in Sierra Leone's participation in the
partnership, and would like further information on how her
government can be involved, and at what level. She stated
that a representative from the government will attend the
first meeting, pending further details.
PERRY

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