Visit of Pierre Sellal, Secretary General of the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs (2-3 February 2012)
On the 2nd and 3rd of February 2012 Mr Pierre Sellal, Secretary General of the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, is visiting South Africa in order to take part in the Forum for political dialogue, which entails consultations at the level of Director General between the foreign ministries of France and South Africa on a large number of international as well as bilateral issues. The last forum was held in Paris on November 25, 2010. These forums are an integral part of the Franco-South African strategic partnership and serve an important role in deepening the diplomatic relationship between our two countries.
During his trip to South Africa Mr Sellal will also meet with some members of the press. He will present a lecture entitled “The European union in a globalized world : strategic prospects” at the Institute of Security Studies (ISS) on Thursday 2nd, 4.30pm in Pretoria.