• UN Commission: New investments in global health workforce will create jobs (...)

    23 September 2016

    UN Commission: New investments in global health workforce will (...)

    Investing in health employment is key in attaining Sustainable Development Goals
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    Joint news release WHO/ILO/OECD
    20 September 2016 ¦ NEW YORK - The Presidents of France and South Africa today called for urgent investments globally to create new jobs in the health sector in order to prevent a projected shortfall of 18 million health workers primarily in low- and (...)

  • François Hollande receives the World Statesman Award

    22 September 2016

    François Hollande receives the World Statesman Award

    President François Hollande received on September 19th the World Statesman Award at the 51st Annual Appeal of Conscience Foundation Dinner "for his leadership in safeguarding democracy and freedom in a time of terrorist attacks".

  • The HENRI MATISSE | RHYTHM AND MEANING exhibition ends on September 17 (...)

    16 September 2016

    The HENRI MATISSE | RHYTHM AND MEANING exhibition ends on (...)

    Ambassador of France to South Africa, HE Elizabeth Barbier hosted a closing ceremony for the Matisse Exhibition at Standard Bank Gallery attended by Embassy staff and friends of the Embassy and Standard Bank.

  • French Tech Ticket, grow your startup in France: deadline has be extended (...)

    14 September 2016

    French Tech Ticket, grow your startup in France: deadline has be (...)

    After a successful first edition, the French Tech Ticket program is back for 2017 with 41 partner incubators all over France ready to welcome international startups, and even more startup-tailored benefits! If you did not get a chance to submit your application yet you still can do it: the deadline has been extended to September 23rd 2016 !

  • Increase in crime: Following security guidelines and sharing information (...)

    14 September 2016

    Increase in crime: Following security guidelines and sharing (...)

    The 2015/2016 police crime statistics for South Africa reveal a marked increase in crime.

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