Source: United Nations Integrated Transition Assistance Mission in Sudan (UNITAMS) |

Friends of Sudan condemn attempts to undermine Sudan’s peaceful political transition

The Friends of Sudan reaffirm their commitment to supporting the gains of the revolution and the civilian-led transitional process in Sudan

France, Germany, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the United States, the European Union and the United Nations, as members of the Friends of Sudan Group, condemn yesterday’s attempted disruption of Sudan’s civilian-led transition by rogue military elements in Khartoum. Any attempt to destabilize or…

Source: Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) |

Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Closes Twenty-Fifth Virtual Session after Adopting its Concluding Recommendations on Djibouti and France

Established a Working Group on women and girls with disabilities

The Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities this afternoon closed its twenty-fifth virtual session after adopting its concluding observations and recommendations on the initial reports of Djibouti and France. Odelia Fitoussi, Rapporteur of the Committee, presenting a summary of the draft report of the twenty-fifth session of the…

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France and global rugby family celebrate two years to go until Rugby World Cup 2023

Action will kick-off on 8 September, 2023 when hosts France take on three-time champions New Zealand at Stade de France

With two years to go until Rugby World Cup 2023 (www.WorldRugby.org) kicks off in France, preparations are on track to deliver a spectacular and transformational event that has players, fans and France at heart. Action will kick-off on 8 September, 2023 when hosts France take on three-time champions New Zealand…

Source: Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) |

France works with African Partners to Deliver 10 Million Vaccines to Africa

The vaccines will be allocated and distributed by the initiative known as the Africa Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) and the COVAX global vaccine initiative

African Union Member States will receive an additional 10 million doses of Astra Zeneca and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines over the next three months through a new partnership between the French government and the African Union. The vaccines will be allocated and distributed by the initiative known as the Africa Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) and the COVAX global vaccine…

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The Mauritian Diaspora at the Fore of Discussions during a Courtesy Call on the President of the Republic

The courtesy visit was also an opportunity to discuss the current sanitary crisis prevailing across the world as well as the post COVID-19 situation

The friendly bilateral relations between Mauritius and the Republic of France as well as the Mauritian diaspora in France were at the fore of discussions during a courtesy call, this afternoon, by Mrs Prisca Thevenot, spokesperson of the Presidential Movement of Emmanuel Macron, on the President of the Republic, Mr…

Source: World Health Organization - Liberia |

Coronavirus: Liberia Receives Second Batch of 96,000 Doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine

The vaccines were donated by the French Government through the COVAX Facility in collaboration with the European Union

Over 75,000 Liberians awaiting their second dose of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine can now be sure as the government of Liberia on 20th August 2021 received a second batch of 96,000 doses.  The vaccines were donated by the French Government through the COVAX Facility in collaboration with the European Union…

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Coronavirus - Somalia: 108,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines donated by France arrive in Somalia

The vaccines were donated by the Government of France through the COVAX Facility

108,000 doses of the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine arrived in Somalia. The vaccines were donated by the Government of France through the COVAX Facility, a partnership between the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), Gavi,the Vaccine Alliance, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in continued…

Source: France Diplomatie - Ministère de l'Europe et des Affaires étrangères |

Tunisia – Conversation between Jean-Yves Le Drian and his Tunisian counterpart (28 July 2021)

Stressed the need to maintain calm and the rule of law, and to enable Tunisia’s democratic institutions to swiftly function normally again

Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, had a conversation today with his Tunisian counterpart, Mr Othman Jerandi, with whom he has been in close contact over recent days. He said the French authorities are following the situation in Tunisia with the closest attention. He emphasized the importance of…

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A fighting finish from Team Qhubeka NextHash on Mandela Day, at Le Tour de France

The stage itself was an exciting affair as once the celebratory procession into Paris was complete, the peloton raced over 9 exhilarating laps around the Champs-Elysee

Wout Van Aert (Team Jumbo Visma) sprinted to the final stage victory of the Tour de France, on the Champs-Elysée in Paris. Tadej Pogacar (UAE Team Emirates) defended his title from last year and was crowned the overall race winner. Stage 21, the final stage, of the 2021 Tour de…

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Team Qhubeka NextHash to celebrate Mandela Day on the Champs Elysées

While our purpose in effecting positive change through bicycles truly shows that sport has the power to change the world, an ideal that Mandela espoused

Team Qhubeka NextHash (www.TeamQhubeka.com) will once again celebrate global icon Nelson Mandela on 18 July at the Tour de France, and in doing so promote a message of peace and harmony across the world. Team Qhubeka NextHash has a deep connection with Mandela Day - the birth date of the…