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Seychelles-Zambia relations: Accreditation of High CommissionerSeychelles-Zambia relations: Accreditation of High Commissioner

13.11.2013

Mr Claude Morel presented his letters of credentials to the Zambian Head of State, Michel Sata, as Seychelles’ High Commissioner during a ceremony at State House in Lusaka on 7th November 2013 Delivering his statement ... | read |
Les Seychelles à la Conférence Ministérielle de la Francophonie à Paris

13.11.2013

A l’occasion de la 29ème session de la Conférence ministérielle de la Francophonie (CMF), les ministres des 57 Etats et gouvernements membres de l’Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) et des 20 pays observateurs se ... | read |
SADC Executive Secretary on courtesy visit to SeychellesSADC Executive Secretary on courtesy visit to Seychelles

11.11.2013

Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax, newly appointed Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community is paying a courtesy call to Seychelles. Minister for Foreign Affairs, Jean-Paul Adam received the head of the SADC secretariat and ... | read |
Seychelles expresses grief after Haiyan devastates the Philippines

11.11.2013

Following the devastation caused by tropical typhoon Haiyan, which has swept through the Philippines, President James Michel has expressed heartfelt condolences on behalf of the government and people of Seychelles to the government and people ... | read |
Seychelles represented at UNESCO and the Ministerial Conference of 'Organisation International de la Francophonie' in Paris

08.11.2013

Mrs MacSuzy Mondon, Minister for Education, is in Paris heading a delegation at the 37th session of the UNESCO General Conference UNESCO’s General Conference comes at a critical time for the organisation as it undergoes various ... | read |
Africa Calls for Sustainable Management of Oceanic Spaces as key Part of Development AmbitionsAfrica Calls for Sustainable Management of Oceanic Spaces as key Part of Development Ambitions

07.11.2013

Seychelles has applauded the inclusion of proposed Sustainable Development Goals that protect the environment and call for sustainable management of oceanic spaces in the emerging document from the Africa Regional Consultative Meeting on Sustainable Development ... | read |
The Sustainable Development Goals can help us define a new African century, Says SeychellesThe Sustainable Development Goals can help us define a new African century, Says Seychelles

04.11.2013

Seychelles has called for a transformative approach to sustainable development when addressing the Africa Regional Consultative Meeting on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) currently being held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Speaking as head of the Seychelles ... | read |
United Arab Emirates donates to Seychelles orphanagesUnited Arab Emirates donates to Seychelles orphanages

04.11.2013

The "Dress One Million Needy Children" campaign, launched in July by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai in July, visited Seychelles last ... | read |
La Republique des Seychelles exprime ses condoléances pour les victimes du terrorisme au Mali

04.11.2013

L’assassinat de deux journalistes de Radio France Internationale (RFI) Ghislaine Dupont et Claude Verlon, froidement abattus par des terroristes après leur enlèvement à Kidal au nord du Mali, a suscité une vive indignation dans le ... | read |
"Perth Oceans Declaration" strengthens move towards global 'Blue Economy'

03.11.2013

The member states of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) have adopted a strong statement on the importance of oceans and the blue economy for development in their region.The 'Perth Oceans Declaration' underlines the ... | read |
Seychelles highlights importance of trade connectivity at IORA Ministers meetingSeychelles highlights importance of trade connectivity at IORA Ministers meeting

03.11.2013

While addressing the Indian Ocean Rim Association Ministers meeting, Minister Jean-Paul Adam has emphasised the importance of trade connectivity for development. “Moving beyond the nexus of North-South trade is essential for us to achieve sustainable ... | read |
Study Finds, Seychelles the healthiest marine environment amongst full sovereign countries of the world

01.11.2013

A year ago, a team of nearly 50 scientists from many disciplines published the first edition of the Ocean Health Index, an indicator that is designed to track the health of the world’s oceans and ... | read |
Seychelles launches national Report on Millennium Development Goals

30.10.2013

The national status report on the Millennium Development Goals was presented in a ceremony at the ‘Palais de Justice’ where Resident United Nations Representative, Simon Springett handed over the report to Minister for Foreign Affairs, ... | read |
Ministry of Foreign Affairs updates families on situation of detained Seychellois in Egypt

30.10.2013

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs briefed the families of the Seychellois currently in imprisonment in Qena, in the Arab Republic of Egypt at Maison Queau de Quincy. Minister Jean Paul Adam who led the discussions, ... | read |
Le Gouvernement des Seychelles félicite de la bonne tenue du premier tour des élections à Madagascar

28.10.2013

Le Gouvernement des Seychelles félicite le peuple de Madagascar pour la bonne tenue du premier tour des élections présidentielles qui s’est déroulé le 25 octobre 2013. Les Seychelles saluent les candidats qui ont mené une ... | read |
L’Ambassadeur Shamlaye accrédité auprès de la Principauté de MonacoL’Ambassadeur Shamlaye accrédité auprès de la Principauté de Monaco

28.10.2013

L’ambassadeur des Seychelles basé à Paris, M. Bernard Shamlaye, a présenté à Son Altesse Sérénissime, le Prince Albert II,  les lettres de créance l’accréditant comme Ambassadeur auprès de la Principauté de Monaco. La cérémonie ... | read |
Signature des accords de coopération Seychelles - Réunion

26.10.2013

Le Ministère de l’Environnement et de l’Énergie aux Seychelles a signé les accords de coopération avec la Réunion dans le domaine de l’Énergie Renouvelable et autour du thème de la biodiversité. Son Ministre le Professeur ... | read |
Lancement officielle de la première « rencontre du développement durable » Seychelles – La Réunion.

26.10.2013

Les Seychelles et La Réunion ont promis de renforcer davantage leur collaboration dans le développement commun des domaines suivants : énergies renouvelables, environnement et dans le commerce de divers produits. Cet engagement a été pris lors ... | read |
LE MINISTRE ADAM RECOIT LES CHEFS DE LA DELEGATION REUNIONNAISE

25.10.2013

  Le Ministre Adam a reçu ce jeudi 22 octobre, dans la matinée, deux chefs des institutions du Département de l’île de La Réunion, en l’occurrence M. Didier Robert, Président du Conseil Régional et Mme ... | read |
Seychelles signs bilateral agreement with the EU as part of WTO accession plansSeychelles signs bilateral agreement with the EU as part of WTO accession plans

24.10.2013

Seychelles has successfully concluded bilateral negotiations with the European Union (EU) on trade in goods and services in the context of the accession of the Republic of Seychelles to the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Countries ... | read |