Today Mr. Fabius is receiving Thomas Boni Yayi, president of the Republic of Benin.
They will discuss preparations for the COP21, chaired by Laurent Fabius. Benin is one of 23 African countries that France is assisting, at their request, with the definition of a national contribution.
Mr. Fabius and Mr. Boni Yayi will work on expanding bilateral economic exchanges.
They will also review the cooperation between France and Benin, a priority recipient of our public development assistance.