Tifariti is represented by the Ambassador of the Sahwari Republic Embassy in South Africa, H.E Mr. Radhi Bachir
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Tifariti is an oasis town located in the north-easten Western Sahara. It has been the de facto, temporary capital of the Sahrawi Republic since 2011.
Due to the country’s context, sustainability faces many challenges, but the government is working on solving these issues to reach sustainability goals.
A UN airstrip and base provides peacekeeping forces and air infrastructure near the city.
In 2008, the mayor started work on a dam to help provide the local population with water. In 2009, work on desalination also began.
Sustainability, due to the context, is focused on the provision of drinking water and the keeping of peace.