Ambassador Barbier meets Deputy Mayor of eThekwini Nomvuso Shabalala [fr]
Ambassador of France in South Africa, HE Elisabeth Barbier met with Deputy Mayor of eThekwini Nomvuso Shabalala during an official visit to Durban between 18 and 20 June 2015.
The meeting allowed Ambassador Barbier and Deputy Mayor Shabalala to discuss Shabalala’s visit to the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, in December 2014 for World AIDS Day. They also discussed preparations for the International AIDS conference taking place in Durban in 2016. COP21 to be held in Paris at the end of the year as well as economic development in the eThekwini municipality were also topics of discussion.
In addition, Ambassador Barbier and Deputy Mayor Shabalala attended the launch of the Women in Resistance Exhibition, organised by the Alliance Française de Durban on June 20 at the Durban Botanical Gardens.