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President Michel congratulates newly elected Sri Lankan President Sirisena and thanks outgoing President Rajapaksa for his contribution in deepening ties with SeychellesPresident Michel congratulates newly elected Sri Lankan President Sirisena and thanks outgoing President Rajapaksa for his contribution in deepening ties with Seychelles

09.01.2015

In a congratulatory message to the newly elected President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Mr Maithripala Sirisena, President James Michel extended his congratulations on behalf of the Government and people of the ... | read |
Le Président Michel condamne sévèrement l’attaque terroriste contre le journal français Charlie HebdoLe Président Michel condamne sévèrement l’attaque terroriste contre le journal français Charlie Hebdo

08.01.2015

Dans un message au président français, François Hollande,  le Président James Michel a sévèrement condamné l’attaque terroriste dont le journal français Charlie Hebdo a été victime mercredi, à Paris, faisant une douzaine de morts – ... | read |
Seychelles on fact finding mission to Spain in pursuit of energy diversificationSeychelles on fact finding mission to Spain in pursuit of energy diversification

05.01.2015

Between the 9th and 13th December 2014, a three man delegation visited Spain to obtain valuable information on a pioneering renewable energy and energy storage project being developed on El Hierro island in the Canaries. ... | read |
Seychelles welcomes normalization of relations between US and Cuba and urges that embargo be ended as soon as possibleSeychelles welcomes normalization of relations between US and Cuba and urges that embargo be ended as soon as possible

18.12.2014

Speaking at a press conference following the signature of an memorandum of understanding on partnership between the Republic of Seychelles and the Republic of Cuba on cooperation in the agricultural sector, Minister of Foreign Affairs, ... | read |
Seychelles Government and civil society unite in effort to fight Ebola

17.12.2014

Both the Government of Seychelles and civil society in Seychelles have expressed solidarity and their desire to help in the fight against the Ebola epidemic, which has affected West Africa. In show a support the ... | read |
Seychelles reiterates call to protect the most vulnerable on conclusion of Lima Climate Change ConferenceSeychelles reiterates call to protect the most vulnerable on conclusion of Lima Climate Change Conference

17.12.2014

The Seychelles delegation led by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jean-Paul Adam, which attended the Lima conference on climate change, has associated itself with the outcome of the conference while reiterating a plea that the concerns ... | read |
Seychelles and UAE continue to develop exemplary partnership on sustainable developmentSeychelles and UAE continue to develop exemplary partnership on sustainable development

16.12.2014

On a working visit in Abu Dhabi, on his way back to Seychelles from his participation in the 20th Conference of Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC), Minister of Foreign ... | read |
President Michel congratulates Sir Anerood Jugnauth on election victoryPresident Michel congratulates Sir Anerood Jugnauth on election victory

12.12.2014

Following the victory of the Alliance Lepep, led by Sir Anerood Jugnauth, in the general election, President James Michel has extended his congratulations to the newly-elected Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius on behalf of ... | read |
100th session of ACP nominates new Secretary General100th session of ACP nominates new Secretary General

10.12.2014

Secretary of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Barry Faure, is on a mission representing the Government of Seychelles and Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean-Paul Adam, at the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) ... | read |
'Climate change and sustainable development are part of the same challenge'- Minister Adam addresses Lima conference on climate change.'Climate change and sustainable development are part of the same challenge'- Minister Adam addresses Lima conference on climate change.

10.12.2014

Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean Paul Adam addressed the 20th meeting of the Conference of Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Lima, Peru where he emphasized the need for ... | read |
The world’s new economic frontier is the oceansThe world’s new economic frontier is the oceans

10.12.2014

President James Michel opened the National Stakeholder Consultation Forum on the Blue Economy at the International Conference Centre this morning,  saying the Blue Economy is not just a space for the creation of socio-economic opportunities ... | read |
Government of Seychelles mourns passing of Honorary Consul General in Hamburg, Mr Hans-Joachim Worms

10.12.2014

It is with profound sadness that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has learnt of the passing of long-time Honorary Consul General  and friend of Seychelles in Hamburg, Germany, Mr. Hans-Joachim Worms. Mr. Worms was first ... | read |
Every day is Human Rights Day

09.12.2014

Seychelles joins the world in commemorating International Human Rights Day on Wednesday the 10th of December, 2014. This year’s theme and slogan for the day is ‘Human Rights 365’, which encompasses the idea that every ... | read |
European Union signs National Indicative Programme with Seychelles to support development strategyEuropean Union signs National Indicative Programme with Seychelles to support development strategy

05.12.2014

The European Union (EU) signs the 11th EDF National Indicative Programme, allocating to the Government of Seychelles an envelope of EUR 2.2 million to support the country's development strategy through capacity building of national ... | read |
L’AFD peut être un partenaire clef dans l'Economie bleue des SeychellesL’AFD peut être un partenaire clef dans l'Economie bleue des Seychelles

05.12.2014

Le Président James Michel a rencontré la directrice générale de l'Agence Française pour le Développement (AFD), Mme Anne Paugam au siège de l'agence lors d'un déjeuner de travail, pendant sa visite de travail à Paris. ... | read |
Les Seychelles sont avant tout un pays d’opportunitésLes Seychelles sont avant tout un pays d’opportunités

05.12.2014

En visite de travail a Paris, le Président James Michel était accueilli pour un entretien avec les chefs d'entreprises de France par le Président de MEDEF (Mouvement des Entreprises de France) International M. Jean Burelle ... | read |
Les Seychelles et la France expriment leur solidarité dans la lutte contre le changement climatiqueLes Seychelles et la France expriment leur solidarité dans la lutte contre le changement climatique

04.12.2014

Le Président James Michel des Seychelles a rencontré ce mercredi après-midi le Président François Hollande de la France au Palais de l’Elysée à Paris. Cette rencontre intervient quatre mois après leur réunion lors du Sommet ... | read |
Président Michel entame ce mercredi un programme de travail marathon à Paris

03.12.2014

C'est un programme de travail extrêmement dense que le Président de la République, Monsieur James Michel, a entamé ce mercredi en France où il est arrivé mardi soir, à l'invitation de son homologue français le ... | read |
Seychelles Ambassador accredited to MaltaSeychelles Ambassador accredited to Malta

02.12.2014

Ambassador Marie-Pierre Lloyd presented her letters of credence to Her Excellency Mrs Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of the Republic of Malta, on Thursday 27thh November. “I have the honour to convey to Your Excellency greetings ... | read |
Seychelles Foreign Affairs Minister holds high level discussions in the margins of the signing ceremony of financing agreements with the European CommissionSeychelles Foreign Affairs Minister holds high level discussions in the margins of the signing ceremony of financing agreements with the European Commission

02.12.2014

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Seychelles, Mr. Jean-Paul Adam, was on a one-day working visit on 1st December in Brussels to hold talks with the Deputy Secretary General of the European External Action Service, ... | read |