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Bike Ride ambassadors on the day of the Francophonie held in Buenos Aires

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By Karina Giorgenello
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Care for the earth was the central theme of the celebration in Buenos Aires which will run until March 28

The theme was "green Francophonie" and was celebrated with a ceremony at the Argentina Chancellery, a party in Plaza San Martín, and a bike ride of 30 ambassadors and diplomats from countries that adhere to this party several years takes place in Buenos Aires .

Ambassadors of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Yemba Lohaka, and Switzerland, Johannes Matyassy. Also the Canadian Ambassador Gwyneth Kutz, with whom we dialogue especially, and other countries, along with officials from the Foreign Ministry and the government of the city participated in the bike ride on the day of the green Francophonie.

Over 30 countries gathered in the Plaza San Martin to Celebrate the Day of the French Language, with an absolutely ecological footprint.

This meeting of Francophone cutural diversity was proposed this year to promote the care of the planet, strive for a healthier world and spread the spirit of solidarity that unites a community of 220 million people worldwide who use French as the language.

For the third year could enjoy in the Buenos Aires heart of a 'francophone village' that honors the traditions and offers dining patio, crafts, entertainment and tourism, aimed at audiences of all ages and has already been visited by over 20 thousand people .

Participating countries:

Caring for the environment and promote sustainable development motivated this year the embassies of Argelia, Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Slovakia, Slovenia, France, Georgia, Greece, Haiti, Hungary, Lebanon, Morocco, Poland, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Romania, Serbia, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia, Vietnam, Ukraine and Uruguay in Buenos Aires to feast green Francophonie.

traslation: Belén Zapata