Decree No. 2013 - 1264 of 23 September 2013 Decree No. 2013-1264 of 23 September 2013 on the powers of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Senegalese living abroad.
The President of the Republic, pursuant to the Constitution;
Having regard to Decree No. 2013 - 1218 September 1, 2013 appointing the Prime Minister;
Having regard to Decree No. 2013 - 1223 of September 2, 2013 on the composition of the Government.
Having regard to Decree No. 2013-1225, 4 September 2013 on the distribution of the services of the State and control of public institutions, national companies and companies with public participation between the Presidency of the Republic, the Prime Minister's Office and ministries;
On the proposal of the Prime Minister.
Decrees: Article 1. -Under the authority of the Prime Minister, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Senegalese living abroad is responsible for preparing and implementing Senegal foreign policy defined by the President of the Republic as well as the management and the assistance of Senegalese living abroad.
As such, it negotiates international treaties and agreements, and represents the State in international meetings and joint commissions. He coordinates the official relations of Senegal with foreign States and international organizations.
He represents the State in the competent bodies of the African Union.
It provides the implementation, monitoring and coordination in conjunction with the relevant ministerial departments, sub regional and regional integration policies African.
It must informed by the Minister of economy and Finance of the negotiations taking place in the context of the Franc Zone, the OHADA and UEMOA.
It is assisting, as needed, to the Senegalese living abroad, encourages and coordinates initiatives for their collections.
It develops their economic, social and cultural reintegration mechanisms as well as their access to housing and the promotion of their investment projects.
It ensures the contours of the image of Senegal on the outside.
Skills he extends, subject to vested international allocations to other Ministers by their allocation order, and in particular, those responsible for Justice, the economy and finance and trade.
S. 2 - the Prime Minister and the Minister of Foreign Affairs and of Senegalese living abroad shall be responsible, each in relation to the implementation of this Decree which shall be published in the Official Journal.
Made in Dakar, September 23, 2013 Macky SALL.
By the President of the Republic: the Prime Minister Aminata TOURE.