Photo Gallery - Visit to Tunis

The Prime Minister travelled to Tunis (Tunisia) on Thursday 5 October 2017.
 
The Prime Minister arrives in Tunis
The Prime Minister arrives in Tunis - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Meeting between the Prime Minister and his Tunisian counterpart, Youssef Chahed
Meeting between the Prime Minister and his Tunisian counterpart, Youssef Chahed - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Édouard Philippe and the Head of the Tunisian Republic’s Government
Édouard Philippe and the Head of the Tunisian Republic’s Government - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Arrival at the “Rencontres Africa” economic conference
Arrival at the “Rencontres Africa” economic conference - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Édouard Philippe and Youssef Chahed
Édouard Philippe and Youssef Chahed - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Édouard Philippe in conversation with Youssef Chahed and Paul Kaba Thieba, Prime Minister of Burkina Faso
Édouard Philippe in conversation with Youssef Chahed and Paul Kaba Thieba, Prime Minister of Burkina Faso - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Édouard Philippe and the Head of the Tunisian Republic’s Government at the “Rencontres Africa” economic conference
Édouard Philippe and the Head of the Tunisian Republic’s Government at the “Rencontres Africa” economic conference - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
The Prime Minister’s speech
The Prime Minister’s speech - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
The Prime Minister and his Tunisian counterpart open the 2017 “Rencontres Africa”
The Prime Minister and his Tunisian counterpart open the 2017 “Rencontres Africa” - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
The Prime Minister and the Business France Tunis delegation
The Prime Minister and the Business France Tunis delegation - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Édouard Philippe in conversation with the President of the Republic, Beji Caïd Essebsi
Édouard Philippe in conversation with the President of the Republic, Beji Caïd Essebsi - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Édouard Philippe in conversation with Beji Caïd Essebsi
Édouard Philippe in conversation with Beji Caïd Essebsi - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Press conference held by the Prime Minister and the Head of the Tunisian Republic’s Government
Press conference held by the Prime Minister and the Head of the Tunisian Republic’s Government - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Agreement signing ceremony
Agreement signing ceremony - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON
Agreement signing ceremony
Agreement signing ceremony - Photo: Florian DAVID/MATIGNON

Alongside his Tunisian counterpart Youssef Chahed, the Prime Minister co-chaired the first high-level Franco-Tunisian Cooperation Council and inaugurated the Tunisian phase of the “Rencontres Africa” economic conference, attended by several hundred representatives of Tunisian, French and African companies.
 
Édouard Philippe also met with the President of the Republic, Beji Caïd Essebsi, to mark France’s support for Tunisian democracy, the success of which is of priority importance in the exceptional friendship that unites the two countries.
 
The visit provided an opportunity to highlight forward-looking projects and prepare the bilateral roadmap designed to further strengthen the partnership between the two countries.