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Accreditation of High Commissioner Claude Morel to the Kingdom of SwazilandAccreditation of High Commissioner Claude Morel to the Kingdom of Swaziland

02.07.2014

  Mr Claude Morel became the first High Commissioner of Seychelles to be accredited to the kingdom of Swaziland where he presented his Letters of Credentials to His Majesty King Mswati III at the Lozitha ... | read |
Seychelles chairs the Second Commonwealth Open-Ended Ministerial Working Group meeting on Small States in New YorkSeychelles chairs the Second Commonwealth Open-Ended Ministerial Working Group meeting on Small States in New York

01.07.2014

Ambassador Ronald Jumeau represented Minister for Foreign Affairs, Jean-Paul Adam, chairman of the Commonwealth Open Ended Ministerial Working Group (OEMWG) which met for the second time in New York on the 30 June to further ... | read |
Sri lanka and Seychelles boost bilateral ties and consolidate partnershipSri lanka and Seychelles boost bilateral ties and consolidate partnership

28.06.2014

The Republic of Seychelles and the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka widened cooperation following a bilateral meeting held today with President James Michel and his counterpart His Excellency Mahinda Rajapaksa, President of Sri Lanka ... | read |
Blue Economy viewed as critical component for Africa’s food and security and central in the development of Africa’s Maritime CapacityBlue Economy viewed as critical component for Africa’s food and security and central in the development of Africa’s Maritime Capacity

28.06.2014

As part of the debate on the theme of ‘Agriculture and Food Security’ the Seychelles delegation to the African Union Summit in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, emphasised the need to view the ‘Blue Economy’ concept as ... | read |
Africa stands with its islands- AU Summit expresses support and solidarity for SIDS ahead of UN Conference in SamoaAfrica stands with its islands- AU Summit expresses support and solidarity for SIDS ahead of UN Conference in Samoa

28.06.2014

The 23rd Summit of the African Union has made a solemn declaration of support and solidarity for its island members ahead of the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States to be held in ... | read |
Sri Lankan President in Seychelles for second time; on three day official visitSri Lankan President in Seychelles for second time; on three day official visit

27.06.2014

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. James Alix Michel, this afternoon welcomed the arrival of His Excellency President Mahinda Rajapaksa of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and the First Lady of ... | read |
Seychelles engages further in strengthening African Security CapacitySeychelles engages further in strengthening African Security Capacity

27.06.2014

Seychelles has engaged itself further to cooperate with its East African partners in relation to the establishment of an East African Standby Force that is able to act decisively and effectively to address threats to ... | read |
Seychelles underlines island specificities at AU ministers meeting in Equatorial Guinea.Seychelles underlines island specificities at AU ministers meeting in Equatorial Guinea.

27.06.2014

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Seychelles, Mr. Jean Paul Adam headed the Seychelles delegation at the 26th session of the Executive council of the African Union Commission which was held in Malabo between 23-24June ... | read |
President Rajakapsa reaffirms ties to Seychelles as he undertakes Official Visit

25.06.2014

The Republic of Seychelles has the great honour in welcoming His Excellency President Mahinda Rajapaksa of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to Seychelles following  President James Alix Michel’s visit to Sri Lanka to ... | read |
Seychelles moves up a tier in State Department Trafficking report: efforts to combat human trafficking recognised

22.06.2014

Seychelles welcomes the recently released report by the US State Department which upgrades its assessment of efforts being made by Seychelles to combat trafficking. In the report released on 20th June, Seychelles has been removed ... | read |
Le Président Fonseca a quitté les Seychelles en amitié et de fraternité entres les deux pays

20.06.2014

Le président du Cap-Vert, Son Excellence Jorge Carlos de Almeida Fonseca, a quitté ce vendredi les Seychelles après une visite d’Etat de cinq jours 16-20 Juin) qui ouvre sans aucun doute un nouveau chapitre  plein ... | read |
Déclaration commune publiée à l'issue de la visite d'Etat aux Seychelles de S.E.M Jorge Carlos Fonseca de Almeida, Président de la République de Cabo Verde, du 16 au 20 Juin

20.06.2014

1. À l'invitation de M. James A. Michel, Président de la République des Seychelles, S.E Dr Jorge Carlos Fonseca de Almeida, Président de la République de CaboVerde a effectué une visite d'Etat en République ... | read |
Seychelles’ 88th Honorary Consulate was officially inaugurated on Hanoi Press ClubSeychelles’ 88th Honorary Consulate was officially inaugurated on Hanoi Press Club

20.06.2014

Non-resident Ambassador of Seychelles to Vietnam, Mr. Philippe Le Gall presented to Ms. Le Thanh Thao – a Vietnamese travel agent with 20 years professional experience - the consular commission signed by President James Michel, ... | read |
President of Cabo Verde discovers world heritage site Vallée de Mai during visit to PraslinPresident of Cabo Verde discovers world heritage site Vallée de Mai during visit to Praslin

20.06.2014

The President of Cabo Verde, H.E. Doctor Jorge Carlos De Almeida Fonseca, visited the Vallée de Mai on Praslin yesterday to experience the natural beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.  President Fonseca was ... | read |
Le Président Fonseca assiste à l’inauguration du quai thonier, visite le Palais de Justice et s’adresse à l’Assemblée NationaleLe Président Fonseca assiste à l’inauguration du quai thonier, visite le Palais de Justice et s’adresse à l’Assemblée Nationale

17.06.2014

Le Président du Cabo Verbe, son excellence Dr Jorge Carlos de Almeida Fonseca poursuit son séjour d’amitié et de fraternité par la visite d’infracstructures de développement du pays qui se sont enrichies ce mardi matin ... | read |
Seychelles recognised for achievements in Education

17.06.2014

The Special Rapporteur on the Right to Education, Mr Kishore Singh, presented his mission report to Seychelles in October 2013, at the 26th Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, during where he recognised ... | read |
Seychelles reaffirms commitment to G77 Plus China Summit in Bolivia

17.06.2014

Secretary of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Barry Faure represented President James Michel at the G77 plus China Golden Jubilee Commemorative Summit in Santa Cruz, Bolivia between the 14th and 15th of ... | read |
Seychelles condemns terror attacks and stands resolute with Kenya

16.06.2014

In the wake of the latest terror attack in Mpeketoni, Republic of Kenya that claimed many innocent lives, President James Michel offered heartfelt condolences on behalf of Government and People of Seychelles to the family ... | read |
Le Président de la République de Cabo Verde en visite d'État aux SeychellesLe Président de la République de Cabo Verde en visite d'État aux Seychelles

16.06.2014

Son Excellence  Dr Jorge Carlos de Almeida Fonseca, Président de la République de Cabo Verde est arrive aux Seychelles ce matin pour une visite d'État aux Seychelles du 16 au 20 Juin 2014. Il était accueilli ... | read |
Seychelles shows commitment to human rights after voluntarily sumitting to mid-term reviewSeychelles shows commitment to human rights after voluntarily sumitting to mid-term review

14.06.2014

Seychelles has submitted its voluntary mid-term report under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) mechanism to the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council at its 26th Session on the 13th of June, 2014. The voluntary report, ... | read |