• COP21 / Paris 2015

    21 January 2015

    COP21 / Paris 2015

    France was officially appointed host country for the 21st climate conference (2015 Paris Climate Conference – COP21) during the 19th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Warsaw (COP19). COP21, also known as the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, will be one of the largest international conferences ever held in France.

  • 5th edition of MyFrenchFilmFestival

    13 January 2015

    5th edition of MyFrenchFilmFestival

    From January 16 to February 16, enjoy free French movies online!

  • Season's greetings

    22 December 2014

    Season’s greetings

    The French Embassy in South Africa and her excellency Ambassador Elisabeth Barbier would like to wish you a happy festive season and a prosperous 2015.

  • Issuance of short-stay visas in 48 hours

    19 December 2014

    Issuance of short-stay visas in 48 hours

    From 1st January 2015, visa applicants holding a South African passport and born in South Africa who apply with all required documents will now see their short-stay Schengen visa delivered in 48 hours. [Read more]

  • Hello Tomorrow Challenge

    17 December 2014

    Hello Tomorrow Challenge

    Launch of an international start-up competition aiming to promote projects based on scientific and technological innovations with high potential.

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