Vietnam’s contributions to the French-speaking community’s activities
were highlighted at the Francophone Week in Luanda, Angola, which
opened on March 16.
The event was co-organised by the
Vietnamese Embassy and the embassies of 11 member countries of the
International Organisation of the Francophonie (OIF) in Luanda.
Through press briefings and seminars, Vietnamese Ambassador Do Ba
Khoa introduced to the guests the teaching and popularsation of French
language in Vietnam.
He also mentioned the
role of French in the country’s foreign policy, foreign investment
promotion and socio-economic development.
At the culinary festival, Vietnam’s signature dishes and beverages were highly applauded by international friends.
The event also featured other activities, including a French
language contest designed for junior high school students in Angola and
football matches between junior high schools of OIF members.-VNA