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French pay tribute to Mr Nelson Mandela

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As South Africa and the world bid a final farewell to former President Nelson Mandela, our beloved Madiba, the French too celebrated his life. The South Africa-France Seasons 2012 & 2013, in partnership with the City of Paris and SETE (la Société… Read more
Opening of the 83rd Dijon Fair

South Africa is guest of honour at the Dijon Fair in France

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The 83rd International Dijon Gourmet Fair opened last night, 31 October, and runs until 11 November, 2013. South Africa, along with the wine-growing region of the Western Cape, has been dubbed the ‘guest of honour’. The country’s rich history, heritage,… Read more
George Hallett with Commissioner-General Bongani Tembe and Peter Clarke-cropped

A Portrait of South Africa: George Hallett, Peter Clarke & Gerard Sekoto Cite internationale des arts, Paris, October 2013

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George Hallett with Commissioner-General Bongani Tembe and Peter ClarkeThe South African Season in France 2013 is a tribute to the struggle for freedom and our choice of reconciliation over racial division. The South African Season aims to give the French… Read more

South Africa’s paleontology and archeology heritage showcased in France

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Photo: Commissioner General Bongani Tembe and the Minister of Science and Technology,… Read more

Opening in Paris of the South African Season in France

in South African Season in France
Opening in Paris of the South African Season in France 28 May 2013, Théâtre de Chaillot… Read more

City of Paris makes of Nelson Mandela an Honorary Citizen

in South African Season in France
The City of Paris makes of Nelson Mandela an Honorary Citizen at the opening of the… Read more

Minister Paul Mashatile: Opening of Nelson Mandela exhibition as part of South Africa-France Seasons 2012 & 2013

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29 May 2013 - Minister Paul Mashatile: Opening of Nelson Mandela exhibition as part of… Read more

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Celebration of the South African Season in France

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