In a significant gesture of solidarity and ongoing commitment, France has extended a generous contribution of €500,000 to The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Sri Lanka. The official announcement came following a meeting between a WFP representative and the Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, Jean-François Pactet.

During the meeting, discussions centered around how these funds would be strategically utilized to enhance nutrition specifically for mothers and children in Sri Lanka. The collaborative efforts aim to address critical aspects of food security and well-being for vulnerable populations.

Ambassador Jean-François Pactet expressed France’s continued support for Sri Lanka, emphasizing the importance of sustained humanitarian assistance. The €500,000 contribution is seen as an extension of France’s ongoing commitment to promoting stability and well-being in the region. ( )