• The Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives , Mr Jean-Marin (...)
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    24 July 2015

    The Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives , Mr (...)

    On Thursday 23rd of July 2015, Mr Jean-Marin Schuh, Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, presented his credentials to Mr Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom President of the Maldives. The ceremony took place at the President’s Office and was attended by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Dunya Maumoon, and Minister at the President’s Office, Hon. Mohamed Hussain (...)

  • BASTILLE DAY 2015 Message from H.E. Mr Jean-Marin SCHUH, Ambassador of (...)
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    14 July 2015

    BASTILLE DAY 2015 Message from H.E. Mr Jean-Marin SCHUH, (...)

    Today, we are celebrating the storming of the Bastille, which took place on the 14th of July 1789. Besides the event in itself – 7 prisoners remained in the Bastille prison at the time, of which two were mentally disturbed and four were counterfeiters-, it is indeed a symbol which we celebrate on this day, a symbol which is more relevant today than ever before. Bastille was the very last (...)

  • Marguerite Abouet, guest of honour of the French Film Festival
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    9 July 2015

    Marguerite Abouet, guest of honour of the French Film (...)

    In the framework of the French Film Festival, the Embassy of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives and the Alliance Française network have the pleasure to welcome Mrs Marguerite Abouet , writer, screenwriter and film director, who will present her movie: Aya de Yopougon (2013) and conduct a workshop at the Digital Film Academy.
    Dedicated author, Marguerite Abouet, through her endearing (...)

  • Raphe HEC: Street artist in Sri Lanka
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    7 July 2015

    Raphe HEC: Street artist in Sri Lanka

    The French Spring Festival is still going on! Last week, the cities of Kandy, Matara and Colombo welcomed Raphe HEC, a French graffiti artist master in the art of spray can painting!
    Internationally famous, Raphe HEC is a member of Hip Hop Citoyen, a French organization promoting urban arts. Recently, he also co-founded Haut en Couleur, a collective of artists who invade the streets of (...)

  • H.E. Mr Jean-Marin SCHUH, Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the (...)
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    25 June 2015

    H.E. Mr Jean-Marin SCHUH, Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and (...)

    On the 24th of June 2015, H.E. Mr Jean-Marin SCHUH, Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives had the great honour to meet with H.E. Mr Maithripala SIRISENA, President of the Republic of Sri Lanka.
    During the discussions, H.E. Mr Jean-Marin Schuh presented the COP 21, the 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, to be held in Paris (...)

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