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The official launch of the UN Country Retreat, 17 April to 19 April 2019The official launch of the UN Country Retreat, 17 April to 19 April 2019

18.04.2019

A delegation of 29 UN representatives from various UN organisations are meeting in Seychelles this week for the UN Country retreat which was officially launched on Wednesday 17, April. In her welcome speech, the Resident ... | read |
Secretary of State Barry Faure delivers opening remarks at the launch of the UNFPA reportSecretary of State Barry Faure delivers opening remarks at the launch of the UNFPA report

16.04.2019

The Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs and of the Blue Economy, Ambassador Barry Faure delivered the opening remarks at the launch of the UNFPA’s   State of the World Population 2019 report, today at Savoy ... | read |
Le Président Faure exprime la solidarité des Seychelles suite à l’incendie de la Cathédrale Notre-Dame de ParisLe Président Faure exprime la solidarité des Seychelles suite à l’incendie de la Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

16.04.2019

Suite à l’incendie, lundi soir, de la Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris en travaux, le Président Danny Faure a adressé ce mardi un message au Président Emmanuel Macron de la France, dans lequel il exprime le ... | read |
L’Ambassadeur du Maroc remet un message de son Ministre au Secrétaire d’Etat B. FaureL’Ambassadeur du Maroc remet un message de son Ministre au Secrétaire d’Etat B. Faure

16.04.2019

L’Ambassadeur Barry Faure, Secrétaire d’État chargé des Affaires étrangères et de l’Economie Bleue, a reçu ce lundi à la Maison Queau de Quinssy, l’Ambassadeur Mohammed Benjilany, porteur d’un message de son Excellence Monsieur Nasser Bourita, ... | read |
Seychelles participates at the Seventh Extraordinary Meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)Seychelles participates at the Seventh Extraordinary Meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)

15.04.2019

Mr. Kenneth Racombo, Principal Secretary in the Office of the Vice President, led the Seychelles delegation to the Extraordinary meeting of the COMESA Council of Ministers that took place on April 5, 2019 in Lusaka, ... | read |
The Royal Navy’s maritime training ends with a closing ceremony.The Royal Navy’s maritime training ends with a closing ceremony.

12.04.2019

After nearly two weeks of the Integrated Maritime Mission Planning and Tactical Craft Training carried out by the British Peace Support Team (East Africa) from the International Maritime Training Team from the Royal Navy (RNIMTT), ... | read |
African Union Representatives Working Mission in Seychelles to discuss Blue EconomyAfrican Union Representatives Working Mission in Seychelles to discuss Blue Economy

12.04.2019

On Wednesday 10th April, 2019 a group of experts from the African Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR) arrived in Seychelles on a working visit. Professor Ahmed El-Sawalhi, Director of AU-IBAR and Dr. Mohamed ... | read |
Le Vice-Président Meriton préside une réunion de travail de la COILe Vice-Président Meriton préside une réunion de travail de la COI

11.04.2019

Le Vice- Président Vincent Meriton,  a présidé ce jeudi à la Maison Quéau de Quinssy, en sa qualité de président en exercice du Conseil des ministres de la Commission de l’Océan Indien, une réunion ... | read |
Rear Admiral of the EUNAVFOR pays a courtesy call to Ambassador FaureRear Admiral of the EUNAVFOR pays a courtesy call to Ambassador Faure

10.04.2019

The Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs and of the Blue Economy, Ambassador Barry Faure, has received Rear Admiral Ricardo A. Hernandez Lopez of the European Union Naval Force ATALANTA (EUNAVFOR) on 10 April. Since ... | read |
Indian naval commanders call on Secretary of State Barry FaureIndian naval commanders call on Secretary of State Barry Faure

09.04.2019

A delegation of Indian naval commanders headed by Captain Varun Singh called on Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs and of the Blue Economy, Ambassador Barry Faure, on 8 April at the Department of Foreign ... | read |
Accreditation of New Ambassador for Georgia to SeychellesAccreditation of New Ambassador for Georgia to Seychelles

09.04.2019

The new Ambassador for Georgia to Seychelles, H.E Ambassador Zurab Dhavalishvili, formally presented his credentials to President Danny Faure during an accreditation ceremony held at State House this morning. The President extended a warm ... | read |
Ambassador Faure receives the Director of EASFAmbassador Faure receives the Director of EASF

09.04.2019

The Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs and of the Blue Economy, Ambassador Faure, has had the pleasure to meet with the Director of the Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF), Dr. Abdillahi Bouh on 8 ... | read |
Accreditation of Seychelles Ambassador to the Republic of FinlandAccreditation of Seychelles Ambassador to the Republic of Finland

08.04.2019

The new non-resident Seychelles Ambassador to the Republic of Finland, Ambassador Derick Ally presented his credentials to the Finnish President, Mr Sauli Niinistö in a ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki on Thursday 04 ... | read |
Le Vice-Président signe la convention-cadre Interreg à La RéunionLe Vice-Président signe la convention-cadre Interreg à La Réunion

08.04.2019

Le Vice-Président de la République, Monsieur Vincent Mériton, a signé ce samedi dans les locaux du Moca à Saint Denis une convention-cadre Interreg V » avec le Conseil Régional de la Régional représenté par son Président, ... | read |
Le Président Faure adresse ses félicitations au Président Azali des ComoresLe Président Faure adresse ses félicitations au Président Azali des Comores

05.04.2019

Le Président Danny Faure a adressé ses félicitations au Président de l’Union des Comores M. Azali Assoumani après la confirmation le 2 avril de sa réélection par la Chambre de la Cour Suprême chargée de ... | read |
Le Vice-Président invité à La Réunion dans le cadre du Programme InterregLe Vice-Président invité à La Réunion dans le cadre du Programme Interreg

04.04.2019

A l’invitation du Président du Conseil Régional de la Réunion, le Vice-Président de la République, Monsieur Vincent Mériton, se rendra du 5 au 7 avril 2019 à l’ile de la Réunion. La visite du Vice-Président ... | read |
Speech of Ambassador Faure at the opening ceremony of the Police Points of Contact WorkshopSpeech of Ambassador Faure at the opening ceremony of the Police Points of Contact Workshop

03.04.2019

On the occasion of the opening ceremony of the Police Points of Contact (PPOC) workshop held today at the Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay, Ms. Dericka Figaro, a senior officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs, ... | read |
High Commissioner of India pays farewell visit to Secretary of State FaureHigh Commissioner of India pays farewell visit to Secretary of State Faure

03.04.2019

The High Commissioner of India to Seychelles, H.E. Dr. Ausaf Sayeed paid a farewell visit today to the Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs and of the Blue Economy, Ambassador Barry Faure at the ... | read |
Ambassador Faure’s Keynote Address at the Launching of the Seminar on Human Rights Education TrainingAmbassador Faure’s Keynote Address at the Launching of the Seminar on Human Rights Education Training

02.04.2019

Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs and the Blue Economy, Ambassador Barry Faure delivered the keynote address today, at the launching of the Seminar on Human Rights Education, which took place at the Care House ... | read |
The Royal Navy conducts Maritime Training in SeychellesThe Royal Navy conducts Maritime Training in Seychelles

01.04.2019

The International Maritime Training Team from the Royal Navy (RNIMTT) has commenced as off today until 12 April, the Integrated Maritime Mission Planning and Tactical Craft Training for Maritime Security Agencies in Seychelles. The training ... | read |