You will be responsible for selecting the route, modes of transportation, supplies, lodging and arranging security on the journey.
Benevolent Ruler of Mali
Obedient Servant of Allah,
does decree that...
At various times you will need to confer with other councilors such as the Councilor of Commerce and the Councilor of Knowledge to select trade goods and technologies which will impress the Arab and Western worlds.
You will also be charged with assessing the short-term and long-term impact of this journey on the future of the Empire of Mali.
Along with other members of the Council of Transportation, you will make a full report to your monarch and the court.