Multilateralism and the rule of law
The third pillar of France’s Indo-Pacific strategy involves the promotion of multilateralism and the rule of law to ensure stability in Indo-Pafic and develop answers to collectives challenges.
France is actively promoting multilateralism in the Indo-Pacific region, striving for greater coordination among nations and organizations to respond more quickly to challenges such as pandemics.
France, as a member of several regional organizations in the Indian and Pacific oceans, supports the development of new partnerships to increase cooperation and share its expertise in various fields.
EU’s Indo-Pacific strategy
France strongly supports the EU’s Indo-Pacific strategy and advocates for a unified position among EU members to tackle challenges in the region.
Human rights and governance
France is a strong advocate for human rights and the rule of law in the Indo-Pacific, aiming to create conditions conducive to the adoption of good governance principles.
France is committed to working with like-minded Indo-Pacific partners to promote the primacy of the rule of the law of the sea in ocean governance.
News and insights
President Macron’s recent visit ot Sri Lanka confirms that the two countries are willing to deepen their ties.
Sri Lanka has become a major hotpsot in the Indopacific competition. What are its relations with France and the European Union?