• 8 November 2019

    Rugby: looking towards 2023

    The Rugby World Cup in Japan concluded on 2 November 2019, with the crowning of South Africa as World champions. In 2023, all eyes will be on France as it hosts this major international sporting event.

  • 6 November 2019

    Second Paris Peace Forum, 12 and 13 November 2019

    The Paris Peace Forum is continuing, against a difficult backdrop for multilateralism, to mobilize and bring together all stakeholders to confront the challenges of the organization of the world. It works as an incubator to drive projects and launch new initiatives.

  • 29 October 2019

    France funds dairy development in Sri Lanka

    In the framework of the financial protocol signed between the Government of France and Government of Sri Lanka, the French company “Boccard” was in Sri Lanka for a technical mission in October 2019, visiting 6 Dairies located in Kaduwela, Attanagalla, Polonnaruwa, Wariyapola, Wennapuwa, and Batticaloa.
    This project includes modernization of these six dairies and establishing 30 local (...)

  • 29 October 2019

    PROPARCO reasserts its commitment to the development of SMEs in Sri Lanka

    PROPARCO, a subsidiary of Agence Française de Développement (AFD) dedicated to private sector financing, is supporting a major player in financing Sri Lankan small and medium-sized enterprises through a USD 25m loan allocated to Commercial Bank of Ceylon (CBC), the leading private bank in Sri Lanka.
    PROPARCO is supporting a major player in financing Sri Lankan small and (...)

  • 9 October 2019

    The measures for developing French education abroad

    The plan for developing French education abroad has four main thrusts:
    Making teaching and education options more attractive;
    Developing the current network and supporting the creation of new schools;
    Getting families more involved in school life;
    Supporting the network in working for diplomacy more (...)


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