Meeting between Pascal Canfin and the archbishop and imam of Bangui (Paris, March 10, 2014)
Pascal Canfin, Minister Delegate for Development, met with Mgr. Dieudonné Nzapalainga and with Mr. Oumar Kobine Layama, Archbishop of Bangui and Imam of Bangui, respectively.
This meeting provided an opportunity to discuss the humanitarian situation in the Central African Republic, the issue of respect for human rights as well as the contribution of various religious leaders to the process aimed at resolving the crisis. The deployment of a peacekeeping operation in the Central African Republic, as recently called for by the religious leaders, were also discussed during this meeting.