Notification: The 2nd Declaration of Marrakech has been published

We are thrilled to announce the publication of the 2nd Declaration of Marrakech, resulting from the 2nd African and 1st South-South Health Harm Reduction Conference. This significant event took place in the city of Marrakech from September 27th to 29th, 2023. With 83 participating countries, approximately 700 speakers, and more than 2,500 participants from all corners of Africa, the Global South, and the rest of the world, this conference was a resounding success.


During this momentous gathering, the conference featured five panel sessions, two side events, five book signing sessions, two press conferences, and an exhibition area with over 45 exhibitors. The event was inaugurated by the esteemed presence of the Head of the Moroccan Government, Mr. Aziz Akhannouch, who delivered the opening remarks. Additionally, Ministers and Ambassadors from Africa, South America, Asia, and many other regions lent their support and insights to the conference. Under the overarching theme of "Health in Africa: Water, Environment, and Food Security," the conference provided a platform for meaningful discussions and exchanges of ideas. The collective expertise of distinguished speakers and participants enriched these discussions, shaping the outcome of the Declaration of Marrakech.


The 2nd Declaration of Marrakech is the culmination of the collaborative efforts of the scientific committee and AGH ambassadors. It encapsulates all the invaluable insights shared during the three days of the conference.


The 2nd Declaration of Marrakech represents a milestone in advancing the cause of health, environmental sustainability, and food security in Africa and the broader Global South. This document reflects the commitment of nations, experts, and stakeholders to work together towards a healthier, more sustainable future. We extend our gratitude to all participants and contributors to the 2nd African and 1st South-South Health Harm Reduction Conference for making this event a resounding success. The Declaration of Marrakech will undoubtedly serve as a guiding light for future endeavors in this critical field. We look forward to the global community's continued engagement in these vital discussions and initiatives.


Together, we can make a meaningful impact on the health and well-being of our world.