The Free Republic of Liberland and Organización Diáspora RD (a diaspora organization for the Dominican Republic) signed a memorandum of understanding to promote a friendly relationship of trade, cooperation, and diplomacy between the two nations.
Representative (and Rabbi) Rav Yoav Altman signed on behalf of Liberland, while Mr. Santiago Paniagua signed on behalf of Organización Diáspora RD.
MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING
Organización Diáspora RD and the Free Republic of Liberland hereby agree to cooperate jointly and individually to promote the development of their respective entities, in Newark [New Jersey, US] on this 21 day of Oct , 2021.
This Agreement confirms the common desire of the two Organizations to contribute to mutual cooperation and understanding for the purpose of promoting development of productive opportunities between Organización Diáspora RD and the Free Republic of Liberland.
Organización Diáspora RD and the Free Republic of Liberland agree to promote and develop commercial and cooperative links established between the two communities in general and their respective members in particular.
Organización Diáspora RD and the Free Republic of Liberland, herinafter referred to as “the Parties,”
Wishing to establish and develop bilateral cooperative relations between both Parties, in full compliance with the principles enunciated in international law and accepted business practices;
Considering their mutual willingness to promote bilateral relations between the two Parties, by setting up programs and projects in public, commercial, cultural, environmental and humanitarian sectors, along with other sectors of common interest to both Parties;
Considering that the Free Republic of Liberland has commenced cooperation with the Dominican Republic in the field of diplomatic relations, humanitarian aid, and other areas relevant to Organización Diáspora RD;
Considering that both Organización Diáspora RD and the Free Republic of Liberland seek to provide economic opportunities for the people of the Dominican Republic, increase their self-sufficiency, improve their quality of life and bring investment to the country;
Affirming the commitment of both Parties to the principles of freedom, free markets, sustainable development goals and fundamental human rights;
Preferring mutual understanding and cooperation for the better development of people and nations;
Have agreed as follows:
The Parties shall promote and develop trade, investment and social relations between Organización Diáspora RD and the Free Republic of Liberland and to constantly endeavor to improve cooperation between the two entities;
To assist in the organization of trade, development and charitable missions, and to facilitate the creation of a Free Republic of Liberland representative office for the Dominican Republic;
The Parties undertake to share experience and expertise in terms of access to markets and technological advances that may contribute to initiatives in the pursuit of business activities, governance and sustainable development goals (SDG);
The Parties undertake to develop a mutually beneficial cooperation in such sectors as commerce, environment, culture, education, tourism…and new technologies;
The Parties shall implement programs and projects of bilateral cooperation in trade, humanitarian aid and the environment, including but not limited to programs led by the Liberland Aid Foundation, the US-registered 501(c)(3) voluntary humanitarian aid arm of the Free Republic of Liberland;
The Parties undertake to promote and encourage continuing exchange of information about innovation, technology, and blockchain initiatives through its agencies, partners and network of global supporters, particularly in relation to projects on-the-ground in our respective spheres of influence;
This AGREEMENT is concluded for a period of five (5) years and shall be automatically extended for successive periods of five (5) years, unless one Party notifies the other Party in writing of its wish to end this AGREEMENT by providing at least thirty (30) days notice of its withdrawal from the AGREEMENT.
This AGREEMENT shall take effect upon receipt of the last written notification that each Party has fulfilled all internal procedures relating to its entry into force;
Signed, this 21 day of Oct 2021, in two original copies, in the English language, both texts being equally AUTHENTIC.
Santiago Paniagua For Organización Diáspora RD
Yoav Altman For the Free Republic of Liberland. Representative to the Dominican RepublicMEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING REGARDING THE BASIS FOR COOPERATION BETWEEN Organización Diáspora RD AND THE FREE REPUBLIC OF LIBERLAND. Signed 21 Oct 2021.