French Ambassador Béatrice le Fraper du Hellen, Environment Minister José Herrera and Żebbuġ mayor Sarah Agius took part in a tree-planting ceremony in Żebbuġ.
This ceremony was organised by the French embassy in Malta, Żebbuġ council and environment NGO Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar.
A reception followed in the garden of the French Ambassador’s residence in Żebbuġ.
Among the guests were European Commission Head of Representation in Malta Elena Grech, Ambassador for Climate Change Simone Borg, director of Nature Trust Vincent Attard and GreenR director Fabien Courtellemont.
The French Ambassador said she is thrilled, as a resident of Żebbuġ, to contribute to the commitment taken by the local council to plant 30,000 trees over the next years.