• 22 January 2020

    The Night of Ideas in Colombo

    The French Embassy in Sri Lanka and the Maldives and the Alliance française de Kotte are pleased to announce the second edition of “The Night of Ideas” (in French: Nuit des Idées) in Colombo. Under the theme of “The Tropical Forest”, this event will take place from 5:00 on Thursday, 30th January 2020 at the BCIS.

  • 21 January 2020

    France’s action in the Sahel

    G5 Sahel countries – Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger – face a number of challenges, including the growing threat of terrorism and organized crime, climate change and demographic growth. These are leading causes of fragility in the region. As shared challenges, they must be addressed from the political, military and development perspectives.
    France and its European and (...)

  • 11 December 2019

    Beyond 1989: Hopes & Disillusions after Revolutions

    Speech by Mr Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, at the conference “Beyond 1989: Hopes & Disillusions after Revolutions” Prague (6 December 2019).

  • 20 November 2019

    The Third French Schools Abroad Week (18-22 November 2019)

    With nearly 500 establishments in 137 countries and 350,000 pupils from kindergarten to secondary school, France has the biggest network of schools abroad of any country.

  • 8 November 2019

    Rugby: looking towards 2023

    The Rugby World Cup in Japan concluded on 2 November 2019, with the crowning of South Africa as World champions. In 2023, all eyes will be on France as it hosts this major international sporting event.


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