• 9 April 2020

    COVID-19 - Restrictions on entering Metropolitan France and its territorial communities

    As part of the implementation of the emergency health situation in France, restrictions have been placed on entering Metropolitan France and its territorial communities.

  • 16 March 2020

    Covid-19 - LAST MINUTE !

    France has been identified as a high-risk country by the South African government in light of the #COVID19 pandemic. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa declared a national state of disaster, announcing a number of measures to deal with the spread of the coronavirus. These measures include a travel ban on foreign nationals from high-risk countries as from 18 March 2020. The French (...)

  • 11 March 2020

    Presentation of the Simone Veil Prize of the French Republic (3 March 2020)

    On 3 March 2020, during Equality Week, the Simone Veil Prize of the French Republic was awarded to the Ecuadorian group “Vivas Nos Queremos” by the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Jean-Yves Le Drian, and the Secretary of State for Equality and the Fight against Discrimination, Marlène Schiappa.

  • 2 March 2020

    Feminist Diplomacy

    Gender equality is a priority for the French government. The French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE) spearheads this commitment through its feminist foreign policy.

  • 2 March 2020

    Saint-Gobain donates school shoes to Mvelaphanda Primary School

    On Monday 2 March, Saint-Gobain handed over school shoes for 215 barefooted learners at Mvelaphanda Primary School in Tembisa thanks to Employees donation of R35 000,00.

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