• Museveni meets Hollande in Paris

    22 September 2016

    Museveni meets Hollande in Paris

    On Monday September the 20th, The President of the Republic of Uganda Yoweri Museveni was received at the Elysee Palace by his French counterpart as part of his official visit to Paris.

  • Climate change: Clock is ticking but we still have a chance (...)

    19 September 2016

    Climate change: Clock is ticking but we still have a chance (...)

    This week, Europe is celebrating the climate diplomacy week. On this occasion, France and Germany wish to reaffirm their commitment to the agenda of COP21 for the preservation of bio-diversity, the mitigation of the negative effects of environment downgrading and the adaptation to global warming.

  • 2016 Human Rights Prize - Call for applications

    12 September 2016

    2016 Human Rights Prize - Call for applications

    Applications are now open for the 2016 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” Human Rights Prize of the French Republic, awarded by the Prime Minister of the French Government.
    Deadline: September 30th 2016

  • Short-stay visas for Czech Republic

    1 September 2016

    Short-stay visas for Czech Republic

    Since September 1st 2016, the French Embassy has the legal authority to issue short-stay visas (less than 90 days) for Czech Republic.

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    • Uganda signs the Paris Agreement ratification instrument

      22 September 2016

      Uganda signs the Paris Agreement ratification instrument

      On 15th September 2016, Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs, signed the ratification instrument of the Paris Agreement on climate change. By ratifying the Paris Agreement, Uganda joins the international community’s efforts (...)

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    • The General Assembly of the United Nations

      20 September 2016

      The General Assembly of the United Nations

      The 71st ordinary session of the General Assembly of the United Nations is due to start this Tuesday 20th September. This event is regarded as a key moment of the UN agenda as it provides the opportunity to countries (...)

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    • The Kampala Biennale explores African contemporary art

      12 September 2016

      The Kampala Biennale explores African contemporary art

      The 2nd edition of the Kampala Art Biennale (KAB16) was officially opened on September 2nd with many works exhibited around the city. The main aim of this artistic festival is to project the African contemporary art on the (...)

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    • 2016 Human Rights Prize - Call for applications

      12 September 2016

      2016 Human Rights Prize - Call for applications

      Applications are now open for the 2016 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” Human Rights Prize of the French Republic, awarded by the Prime Minister of the French Government.
      Deadline: September 30th 2016

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    • All united behind French Paralympic Team!

      12 September 2016

      All united behind French Paralympic Team!

      Since 1960, the French Team has taken part in every edition of the Paralympic Games. For this year’s 15th edition, Franc will make no exception !

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