The newly appointed diplomatic representative of France in Vanuatu, Robby Judes, is the first Ambassador to visit the headquarters of Vanuatu Red Cross Society in Port Vila.
This visit takes place this afternoon. He was welcomed by the Chief Executive Officer of Vanuatu Red Cross, Jacqueline Degaillande. During their brief discussion, the French Ambassador was told that the Agence Française de Développement is going to fund some humanitarian projects in Vanuatu through the French Federation of Red Cross.
The CEO of Vanuatu Red Cross informed the French Ambassadors about the activities carried out in Vanuatu by the Red Cross as being the first local NGO with act established by Parliament.
The French Federation of Red Cross is associated with Vanuatu Red Cross in the realization of many humanitarian projects in the country.
The new French Ambassador also paid a visit this morning to the Speaker of Parliament, Esmon Simon.