The Elcano Royal Institute and FOCE sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the development of an investigation on the perception of risks in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Elcano Royal Institute and FOCE sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the development of an investigation on the perception of risks in Sub-Saharan Africa

This collaboration will allow a synergy between the academia and the private sector in order to foster a better knowledge of Sub-Saharan actuality.

On October 24, 2019, the Director of the Elcano Royal Institute, Charles Powell, and the President of FOCE, Andrea Arias, accompanied by its CEO, Jesús Jiménez, signed the MoU at the Institute’s headquarters.

The research led by the Principal Investigator for Sub-Saharan Africa of the Elcano Royal Institute, Ainhoa Marín, will analyze the perception of this region from the Spanish companies’ point of view. FOCE will contribute directly through the technical knowledge of its staff during the elaboration of the final report.

About Elcano Royal Institute
The Elcano Royal Institute is the leading think tank specialized in international and strategic studies conducted from a Spanish, European and global perspective. Its goal is to promote knowledge of the current international situation as well as Spain’s foreign relations.