• Greater Paris, international competition for designing innovative (...)

    25 August 2016

    Greater Paris, international competition for designing innovative (...)

    The french PM and the President of the Greater Paris authority launch an international competition to seek the talents that will design the hubs and innovative urban projects of Greater Paris, Europe’s top economic region.

  • Tailor your summer to your dreams' festival

    1 August 2016

    Tailor your summer to your dreams’ festival

    For those who love music, theater, film or even dance, summer in France is full of promises. During the sunny season, festivals offer you more than a thousand ways to entertain yourself.

  • 2016 Human Rights Prize - Call for applications

    21 July 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

  • AFD supports Green Financing in Uganda

    13 July 2016

    AFD supports Green Financing in Uganda

    Monday the 11th of July, in the presence of H.E. Sophie Makame, Ambassador of France to Uganda, a contract was signed between the AFD (French Development Agency) and Diamond Trust Bank Uganda (DTB-U), respectively represented by Yves Boudot, the regional director for AFD in East Africa and Varghese Thambi, managing director of DTB-U.

  • Military partnership in the Rwenzori

    24 June 2016

    Military partnership in the Rwenzori

    On the 17th of June 2016, H.E. Sophie Makame, Ambassador of France to Uganda, and President Museveni visited the region of Rwenzori to attend a military training of Ugandan troops. This exercise was conducted by a French detachment coming from Djibouti where French troops are permanently stationed. The Air Force Major General, Philippe Montocchio commanding the French military forces in (...)

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