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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 |
XVe Sommet de la Francophonie- Le Président Michel félicite la nouvelle Secrétaire Générale, et Madagascar qui accueille le 16e sommet

01.12.2014

Le Président James Michel a adressé ses chaleureuses félicitations à la Canadienne Madame Mickaelle Jean à la suite de sa nomination  comme nouvelle Secrétaire Générale de l'Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie par le XVe Sommet ... | read |
Le Ministre Adam fait la plaidoirie pour les  PEID, l’économie bleue et les jeunes au Sommet de DakarLe Ministre Adam fait la plaidoirie pour les PEID, l’économie bleue et les jeunes au Sommet de Dakar

30.11.2014

La cause des Petits Etats Insulaires en Développement, l’économie bleue et l’autonomisation des jeunes et des femmes, étaient au cœur de l’intervention du Ministre des Affaires Etrangères, M. Jean-Paul Adam, au XVème Sommet de la ... | read |
First National Stakeholders meeting to be held on Blue Economy

26.11.2014

President James Michel will officially open the National Stakeholder Dialogue on the Blue Economy which will be held between 9th-10th December 2014 at the International Conference Centre,’ for discussions of the relevance to the ... | read |
Le Président Michel en visite officielle à Paris

26.11.2014

Répondant à l’invitation de son homologue français M. François Hollande, Président de la République Française, le Président James Michel, Président de la République des Seychelles, effectuera, la semaine prochaine, une courte visite de travail à ... | read |
Visa waiver agreement signed for all Seychelles passport holders travelling to UAEVisa waiver agreement signed for all Seychelles passport holders travelling to UAE

24.11.2014

President James Michel has welcomed the signing of a visa waiver agreement, which will allow all Seychellois passport holders to travel without a visa to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), following a working visit to ... | read |
'Tourism is our way of life'- Minister Adam opens IORA Ministerial meeting on tourism

22.11.2014

Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean-Paul Adam addressed high-level delegations on behalf of President James Michel at the opening of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) ministerial meeting on tourism at the Savoy Resort and Spa, ... | read |
AOSIS Ministers Set Out Priorities Ahead of Lima

13.11.2014

The Ministers have emphasised the importance of accelerating the availability of funding to tackle the needs of Small Island Developing States- being among those for whom climate change represents an existential crisis, and urged the ... | read |
Seychelles to co-chair Alliance of Small Island States from 2017-2018

13.11.2014

The Ministerial meeting of the Alliance of Small Island States held in Seychelles from 11th-12th November has endorsed the decision of AOSIS ambassadors in New York for Seychelles to co-chair the Alliance from 2017-2018, succeeding ... | read |
President Michel: AOSIS is the conscience of the climate change negotiationsPresident Michel: AOSIS is the conscience of the climate change negotiations

11.11.2014

“Let us be heard on every beach and every roadside. Let us be heard in Beijing, in Delhi, in Johannesburg, in London, in Moscow, in New York, in Paris, in Rio … Let us be ... | read |
A milestone in our relations”- Indian Navy hands over patrol ship to Seychelles Coast GuardA milestone in our relations”- Indian Navy hands over patrol ship to Seychelles Coast Guard

10.11.2014

President James Michel met with Admiral Robin K. Dhowan, Chief of Naval Staff of the Indian Navy at State House this morning. Admiral Dhowan was accompanied by the Indian High Commissioner to Seychelles, Sanjay Kumar ... | read |
Les relations sino-seychelloises prennent un nouvel élanLes relations sino-seychelloises prennent un nouvel élan

04.11.2014

Les relations sino-seychelloises prennent un nouvel élan avec la nomination et l’accréditation d’un nouvel ambassadeur de la République populaire de Chine aux Seychelles.Le nouvel ambassadeur, son excellence Madame Yin Lixian, a en effet présenté, ... | read |
Les Seychelles à la Conférence internationale sur le Changement climatique de GuadeloupeLes Seychelles à la Conférence internationale sur le Changement climatique de Guadeloupe

30.10.2014

L’Ambassadeur Bernard Shamlaye a représenté les Seychelles à la Conférence internationale sur la biodiversité et le changement climatique qui s’est tenue à la Guadeloupe du 22 au 25 octobre dernier. Co-organisée par le Secrétariat de ... | read |
President Michel sends message of condolence following demise of Zambian President Sata

29.10.2014

President James Michel has sent a message of condolence to Mr Edgar Lungu, Minister of Home Affairs of the Republic of Zambia following the demise of President Michael Chilufya Sata, President of the Republic of ... | read |
Vice President Faure Attends Two Global Fora

27.10.2014

The Vice President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Danny Faure is representing the Head of State at the 10th Session World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) to  be held from 28th – 30th October 2014 ... | read |
Courtesy Call by East Africa Standby Force (EASF) Council of Ministers - “Seychelles committed to fully supporting the mission of EASF”Courtesy Call by East Africa Standby Force (EASF) Council of Ministers - “Seychelles committed to fully supporting the mission of EASF”

26.10.2014

President James Alix Michel met with the Ministers of member countries of the Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF) at State House yesterday. The delegates were in Seychelles for a two-day meeting together with local counterparts.... | read |
Operationalisation of EASF critical to security of the region and promoting developmentOperationalisation of EASF critical to security of the region and promoting development

24.10.2014

The East Africa Standby Force (EASF) policy organs meeting was officially opened by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jean-Paul Adam on behalf of President James Michel at the Savoy Resort this morning. The meeting was a ... | read |
Minister welcomes doubling of Chevening Scholarships

24.10.2014

The Chevening Scholarship is an acclaimed scholarship programme which has enabled young professionals and students from all over the world, including Seychelles, to achieve their full academic potential by giving them the opportunity to follow ... | read |
Minister for Foreign Affairs engages with Cambodia following signing of MoC to deepen ties across Agriculture and tourism sectorsMinister for Foreign Affairs engages with Cambodia following signing of MoC to deepen ties across Agriculture and tourism sectors

21.10.2014

Minister for Foreign Affairs, Jean-Paul Adam, met with the Secretary of State of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery of the Kingdom of Cambodia, on October 16th 2014, following the signing of the Memorandum ... | read |
Seychelles represented at the Sustainable Ocean Initiative High-Level Segment Meeting in KoreaSeychelles represented at the Sustainable Ocean Initiative High-Level Segment Meeting in Korea

17.10.2014

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Global lslands Partnership (GLISPA) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) were some of the many that recognised and appreciated the leadership role of Seychelles and the challenges it faced ... | read |