Earlier on Friday, before leaving for the UAE, he met with French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and discussed matters of bilateral and mutual interests to further strengthen the comprehensive strategic partnership.
He also met UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay and addressed the Indian diaspora at the UNESCO headquarters.
PM Modi unveiled memorial for victims of Air India crashes
In France, PM Modi also inaugurated a memorial at Nid d'Aigle, at the foot of the Mont Blanc mountain, in the honor of the victims of two Air India crashes that took place in 1950 and 1966.
Many Indians were also killed in these two airplane crashes, including Homi Jehangir Bhabha, who is known as the "Father of Indian nuclear program".