Tunis/Tunisia — Canada helps the financial reform programme, designed by the Tunisian authorities in coordination with nationwide organisations, mentioned Tuesday, Canadian ambassador in Tunis, Patrice Cousineau.
Cousineau, who met Tuesday in Tunis with Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi, mentioned that his nation, in addition to the G7 international locations, helps Tunisia in its negotiations with the Worldwide Financial Fund (IMF). The diplomat believes, in line with an announcement by the Prime Ministry, that Tunisia is ready to overcome this tough financial state of affairs.
Hichem Mechichi, quoted by the identical supply, recalled that Tunisia is at the moment going through nice financial difficulties and that it’s going to quickly current to the IMF a consensual financial programme to acquire monetary assist.
The PM counseled Canada’s contribution to the UN programme “Covax”, launched by the World Well being Organisation (WHO).