Manuel Valls

Manuel Valls is a prominent French-Spanish politician who served as the former Prime Minister of France under President François Hollande from 2014 to 2016.

He began his political career as the Mayor of Evry from 2001 to 2012, after which he served as Minister of the Interior before assuming the position of Prime Minister in 2014. From 2019 to 2021, he served as a Barcelona City Councillor. Valls is a strong defender of human rights, and his political career has been marked by a strong commitment to social justice.


2024 Opening Address with Manuel Valls

Manuel Valls, ancien premier ministre de la France, s’adresse au 16e Sommet de Genève pour les droits de l’homme et la démocratie – voir son discours complet ci-dessous: Merci cher Hillel Neuer. Mesdames et messieurs, je mesure le privilège et l’honneur de prononcer à mon tour le discours d’ouverture de