Brussels, 1 April 2022/OACPS: As Muslims around the world commence the holy month of Ramadhan, an important pillar in their faith that teaches values of discipline, devotion and humility, on behalf of the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS), H.E. Mr Georges Rebelo Pinto Chikoti sends warm greetings, best wishes and solidarity.

The Holy month of Ramadhan is a period during which Muslims strengthen their faith through prayers and fasting. The period of Ramadhan is also an opportunity to reflect on the importance of religious freedoms and diversity, recognising the positive role that Islam plays in the daily lives of millions.

Secretary-General Chikoti extends his best wishes to the brothers and sisters of the OACPS for a blessed Ramadhan.

Ramadhan Kareem.