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The Republic of Moldova participates at the XII-th Summit of La Francophonie

Today, October 17, in Quebec, Canada, is taking place the opening of the XII-th Summit of La Francophonie, at which, among representatives of 68 governments - members of the International Organization of La Francophonie (IOF), will participate a delegation from the Republic of Moldova, headed by Mrs. Eugenia Kistruga, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affaires and European Integration.

The participants to the Summit will examine the international political situation, will discuss subjects of common interest, including the promotion of the French language, environment issues, economic governing and solidarity, human rights, peace and democracy, etc. It will be examined the project of a common political Declaration, the adoption of which is established for October 19, the last day of the Summit’s activity.

The Moldovan Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration will hold a speech in front of the high forum, on behalf of the President of the Republic of Moldova. In the discourse in which it will be mentioned the Francophonian and European vocation of our country, by underlining the cooperation aspects of the Republic of Moldova in the framework of La Francophonie, and it will be expressed the suggestion to organize in Chisinau the Conference of the Ministers of environment of the member states of IOF. During the period of La Francophonie reunion at high level the delegation will launch the initiative of including in the common political Declaration a separate paragraph regarding the position of the member states and governments of the IOF on the Transnistrian conflict.