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The declaration of intent regarding the roll-out of a second submarine cable between the two islands was signed by the President of the Government Louis Mapou and the Prime Minister of Vanuatu Bob Loughman.
04 août 2022

A New Caledonian delegation, led by the President of the Government Louis Mapou, made an official visit to Vanuatu from Friday 29 to Sunday 31 July. This trip was an opportunity to discuss all the major regional issues and to sign two declarations of intent.

The 17 Pacific Island leaders on the final day of the 51st Pacific Islands Forum in Fiji. Credit: Pacific Islands Forum
30 juillet 2022

The 51e Pacific Islands Forum, held from July 11 to 15 in Suva, Fiji, allowed the leaders of the 17 member countries to take stock of the region's major political orientations. At the same time, the President of the Government Louis Mapou, head of the New Caledonian delegation, held a number of bilateral political and economic meetings with very concrete results.

Christopher Gygès, membre du gouvernement chargé de la transition énergétique est intervenu en visioconférence à l’occasion d’un événement organisé à Brisbane par la chambre de commerce franco-australienne.
21 juin 2022

Invited by the French-Australian Chamber of Commerce (FACCI) in Queensland following his mission in March 2020, the Minister for energy transition and renewable energy, Christopher Gygès, took part in a conference dedicated to New Caledonia and entitled: "Revitalising the nickel industry through sustainable production", on May 16 in Brisbane.

Mickaël Forrest, membre du gouvernement chargé notamment des relations extérieures en lien avec le président (2ᵉ à gauche), lors du séminaire régional pour le Pacifique.
02 juin 2022

Mickaël Forrest, minister for  foreign Relations in collaboration  with the President, held a press conference on Tuesday May 31. He outlined the outcomes of the regional seminar for the Pacific, organized by the UN Special Committee on Decolonization, which he attended from May 11 to 13.

De gauche à droite, la ministre en charge des affaires multiculturelles Zoe Bettison, le délégué pour la Nouvelle-Calédonie en Australie à Canberra, Yves Lafoy, la directrice de l’Alliance française d’Adélaïde, Raphaëlle Delaunay.

A cultural and educational area dedicated to New Caledonia was inaugurated at the Alliance Française in Adelaide by the Official Representative of New Caledonia in Australia on May 13. Yves Lafoy represented the Minister for La Francophonie, Yoann Lecourieux.

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04 mai 2022

At the request of Adolphe Digoué , the Minister for Trade,  the members of the Export Support Council, a body tasked with facilitating dialogue and consultation between economic actors and New Caledonian institutions on issues relating to trade, met on Monday 2 May at Government Headquarters. The council had not met since January 2018.

The "New Caledonia Area" house by the Alliance française in Christchurch is the fourth francophone space dedicated to New Caledonia in New Zealand
20 avril 2022

The Alliance française in Christchurch inaugurated the largest
New Caledonia Area" in New Zealand, on Friday 25 March. This showcase should
participate in the promotion of New Caledonia, notably through its languages and cultures.

Biodiversity,  the circular economy, climate change, clean energies... the LIFE program supports fundamental projects for the future of the Pacific Islands.
13 avril 2022

Private or public project leaders in the fields of environment and climate can apply for European funding under the LIFE program. Workshops are organized at the end of April by the Enviropea association to help prepare applications.

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31 mars 2022

On Tuesday, March 29, New Caledonia participated in a videoconference on the European program "LIFE 2021-2027", organized by OCTA, in partnership with the association Enviropea. The environment and climate remain the preferred areas for partnerships with Europe.

 

Mickaël Forrest, the Minister in charge of monitoring New Caledonia's external relations in conjunction with the President of the Government, participated in this international meeting.
17 février 2022

Mickaël Forrest, the Minister in charge of monitoring New Caledonia's external relations in conjunction with the President of the Government, participated in a high-level meeting  between leaders of Pacific Island States and the American Secretary of State Antony Blinken, currently on a tour of the region.

Louis Mapou entouré (de g. à d.) de Ratu Inoke Kubuabola, chef de la mission du FIP, d’Henry Puna et d’Ali'ioaiga Feturi Elisaia.
09 décembre 2021

The President of the Government Louis Mapou received the observation mission sent by the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) for the referendum of December 12, 2021