• 12 December 2018

    70 Years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

    Adopted in Paris on 10 December 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights created the foundation on which all the international mechanisms to defend human rights have been built. For France, this 70th anniversary is the opportunity to recall that human rights should be defended and strengthened everywhere in the world.

  • 16 November 2018

    Ceremony of 11 November 2018, Roman Catholic Cemetery in Larnaca

    On Sunday morning, 11 November 2018, in order to celebrate the First World War centenary and to pay tribute to the French soldiers who died for France in Cyprus, the Defense Mission of the French Embassy organized a ceremony at the Roman Catholic cemetery in Larnaca.

  • 7 November 2018

    Commemoration of the Armistice of 11 November 1918 : more than 60 Heads of State and Government to meet in (...)

    During the First World War, men from around the world lost their lives on battlefields in northern and eastern France.
    On 11 November 2018, more than 120 foreign dignitaries will meet in Paris to remember 1918 and consider the ways in which lessons learned during the war and over the past 100 years can help reshape today’s world.
    For the first session of the Paris Peace Forum, dignitaries (...)

  • 8 October 2018

    Paris Peace Forum (11 to 13 November 2018)

    The first Paris Peace Forum will be held from 11 to 13 November 2018.
    In response to the rising tensions in today’s world, the Forum is designed to be the annual meeting for projects, ideas and initiatives which effectively contribute to better international cooperation on the key global issues, fairer and more equitable globalization and a more effective multilateral system. Many Heads of (...)

  • 6 September 2018

    Visit by the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs to Greece and Cyprus (6-7 september 2018)

    Quai d’Orsay – Spokeperson statements – 5th September 2018