442 million dollar contract was announced this month to develop the Port of Berbera in Somaliland.

442 million dollar contract was announced this month  to develop the Port of Berbera in Somaliland.

Paul Whiteway is Director of Independent Diplomat’s London office. In addition to managing ID’s London office, he is responsible for cultivating government and client relationships.   Paul has over 30 years of experience as a career diplomat in the UK Foreign Office, with extensive experience in Africa and Latin America.  Most recently, Paul served as an Associate Consultant of GDP Global, an economic promotion and business development consultancy.

The contract between Somaliland and Dubai-backed DP World will develop a regional trade and logistics hub. Despite recently celebrating its 25th year of self-declared independence, Somaliland isn’t recognised internationally. The former British protectorate is considered an autonomous region of Somalia. RFI’s Daniel Finnan spoke to Paul Whiteway from Independent Diplomat, an organisation that advises the Somaliland government…

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Photo: Paul Whiteway, via Independent Diplomat:
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