Former Prime Minister of Malta and Senior Representative from the Commonwealth, H.E. Dr. Lawrence Gonzi has met with Foreign Minister Dunya Maumoon. During the meeting held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs this morning, the Foreign Minister expressed appreciation for the continuous support and engagement from the Commonwealth to the Maldives. Foreign Minister also noted that Maldives as a country in the midst of democratic consolidation, has always enlisted the help of its international partners to strengthen itsdemocratic institutions.
Dr. Gonzi is visiting the Maldives on an official mission to assist the country in democracy consolidation, and is expected to hold discussions with the members of the Executive, Legislature Judiciary and other stakeholders. Today’s meeting was also attended by Ms. Fathimath Inaya, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Ismail Wisham, Assistant Attorney General and Ms. Khadeeja Najeeha, Director at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.