Climate – Americas – Visit by Laurent Fabius to Peru and Bolivia (October 9 to 10, 2015)

Laurent Fabius, who will chair the Paris Climate Conference, will attend a conference in Lima on October 9, together with Michel Sapin, on climate financing during the Annual Meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. He will notably be accompanied by Annick Girardin, Minister of State for Development and Francophony.

He will notably meet with President Ollanta Humala, Peruvian Minister for the Environment Manuel Pulgar-Vidal, COP20 President, Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General, and Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank. He will hold a joint press conference together with Michel Sapin.

On October 10 in Cochabamba in Bolivia, the minister will attend the “Peoples Summit on Climate Change and the Defense of Life,” during which he will take part in a debate on climate disruption with civil society representatives. Laurent Fabius will work on preparing for the Paris Climate Conference and on strengthening our bilateral relations together with President Evo Morales and David Choquehuanca, Bolivian Minister of Foreign Affairs.