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  • Reception at the Embassy

    The Ambassador hosted a reception in the French Residence for the departure of the Jamaican students as assistants of English language in France.
    55 positions were exceptionally offered this year for the 55 (...)

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  • Paris 2024: Together we did it!

    On Wednesday, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) chose Paris to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. This victory has made France proud as well as all the people working on Paris’ bid and who knew how (...)

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  • France bids to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup

    France bids to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup. The final decision will be made by the World Rugby Council on November 15th, 2017.

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  • 2017 Total UWI-Bordeaux Scholarship Award Ceremony

    Launched in 2008, the study programme implemented jointly by Sciences Po Bordeaux, the University of the West Indies and the Université des Antilles (Martinique) aims to train students in political science while (...)

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  • Bastille Day Celebrations

    On the occasion of Bastille Day, French Ambassador Jean-Michel Despax and his wife Mrs. Line Despax welcomed Jamaican authorities, personalities from the business and arts sector, members of the diplomatic corps as (...)

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  • Inauguration of the new premices of the Chancellery

    The premices of the next diplomatic chancellery have been inaugurated on July 14 by The Most Honourable Andrew Holness, Prime Minister of Jamaica, Mrs. Kamina Johnson-Smith, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign (...)

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  • Paris celebrates Olympic Day

    On 23 and 24 June 2017, central Paris was transformed into a giant sports arena to celebrate Olympic Day, providing a full-scale preview of what a 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris would have in store. (...)

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  • Make our planet great again

    Following the decision of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, the President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, on 1 June 2017, called on international community to mobilize and join France to lead the fight against global warming.

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  • "Jamaica, Jamaica!” from mento to Trenchtown, to deejays

    The exhibition opened in the Philharmonie de Paris on April 3rd,
    It attracted more than 1300 visitors on the first night alone. Running until August, 13 it displays musical creations as well as objects and (...)

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  • International Women’s Day (March 8, 2017)

    On the occasion of the 40th International Women’s Day, Jean-Marc Ayrault, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, and Laurence Rossignol, Minister for Families, Children and Women’s Rights, co-chaired a high-level event at the Quai d’Orsay, which brought together personalities from all walks of life.

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