NEWS

PM Meets French Minister For Foreign Affairs In Paris

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama met with the French Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development, Jean-Yves Le Drian, in Paris on Tuesday. Permanent Secretary for the Office of the Prime
14 Dec 2017 11:35
PM Meets French Minister For Foreign Affairs In Paris
French Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development, Jean-Yves Le Drian

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama met with the French Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development, Jean-Yves Le Drian, in Paris on Tuesday.

Permanent Secretary for the Office of the Prime Minister Yogesh Karan confirmed this came while Mr Bainimarama is attending the Paris Summit which is focused on Boosting Funding for Climate Change Fight.

Meanwhile, French President Emmanuel Macron has told more than 200 global investors and 50 world leaders in Paris the global community “is losing the battle” against climate change.

“It’s time to act and move faster and win this battle,” Mr Macron said Tuesday at a summit to secure more funding to fight climate change.

CNN has reported that Mr Macron’s office announced a dozen initiatives designed to inject hundreds of millions of dollars in efforts to stem global warming, including the World Bank’s decision to stop financing oil and gas exploration and extraction after 2019. Edited by Ranoba Baoa

Feedback:  maikab@fijisun.com.fj

Subscribe to E-Edition
Vodafone-giga-plan
GSMA
Subscribe-to-Newspaper
SPSE
Fiji Sun Instagram
Subscribe-to-Newspaper
error: