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Reviewing the Associations Act of Seychelles
By: Support
Aug 18, 2016

18 August 2016   As part of an exercise to review the Associations Act of Seychelles, the Credentials Committee (CC) of CEPS held a session today where members of CEPS were able to put forward their contributions. The discussion was led by lawyer Angelique Pouponeau, who guided members present on the content of the law. […]

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Voter Education Training for Trainers
On: Aug 12, 2016
By: Support

12 August 2016   CEPS hold first Voter Education Training for Trainers under EU Project   CEPS has over the past two days hosted a voter education training for trainers. The training was held between the 10th to the 11th of August 2016. A group of seven volunteers have benefited from this training, leading up […]

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Building capacity for citizens participation in the democratic process and good governance in Seychelles
On: Aug 11, 2016
By: Support

11 August 2016   The CEPS and EU funded project ‘Building capacity for citizens participation in the democratic process and good governance in Seychelles’, has officially been launched this afternoon. The honor of launching the project was given to the British High Commissioner Mrs Caron Röhsler, the current representative of the EU in the country. […]

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Profile: Mrs. RoseMary Elizabeth
On: Aug 9, 2016
By: Support

09th July 2016 Profile: Mrs. RoseMary Elizabeth 1. Motivation comes from the facts that I see so many people who are seeking help in one area or another and most of them are women who are at a disadvantage. My inspiration came from working with women like late Mrs. Rita Sinon, Mrs Geva Rene, late […]

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New UNAIDS Regional Director for Seychelles visit CEPS
On: Aug 8, 2016
By: Support

08th June 2016 New UNAIDS Regional Director visits CEPS Dr Salvatore Niyonzima, UN Aids Regional Director for Seychelles was in Seychelles in May. As part of his visit he met with a delegation from CEPS. The visit is the first with CEPS, following Dr Niyonzima’s appointment in October 2015 Dr Niyonzima is familiar with the […]

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Foreword Mr. Jules Hoareau
On: Jul 22, 2016
By: Support

22nd July 2016 Foreword Taking the lead….. Dear readers. Allow me to share an extract of the declaration from the world summit for social development held in Copenhagen in March, 1995…..’’ all actors of civil society need to positively contribute their own share of efforts and resources in order to reduce inequalities among people… We […]

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Profile Lucianne Sofola
On: Jul 9, 2016
By: Support

09th July 2016 Profile : Lucianne Sofola Lucianne Sofola is the new member of the CEPS Credentials Committee. Mrs. Sofola is the Chairperson of the Association for Rights Information and Democracy (ARID) and is a member of Light Amidst My Path (LAMP). PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE Mrs Sofola is a trained Election Observer and has observed […]

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Citizens As Guardian Of The Constitution
On: Jun 17, 2016
By: Support

15th June 2016 As part of the second anniversary of the Seychelles Constitutional Day which will be celebrated on 18th of June, the platform for civil society CEPS has today organised a series of activities in its commemoration  

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Launching of Bling Bling Poetry Association
On: Jun 3, 2016
By: Support

3rd June 2016 BLING BLING Poetry Association has officially been launched!! The CEPS accredited NGO has been in existence for a year now and regroups poets of all ages.The goal of BLING BLING POETRY Association is to continuously develop and promote Seychelles poetry at national, regional and international level. The event took place at Kaz […]

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CEPS AGM
On: May 21, 2016
By: Support

21st May 2016 CEPS HOLD ITS SECOND AGM SINCE INCEPTION CEPS held its second Annual General Meeting on Saturday 21st of May 2016 at the ICCS. Thirty seven member organisations attended the AGM. The welcome was made by CEPS Secretary, Mrs. Marie Nella Azemia who presented the AGM agenda, which members unanimously adopted. This was […]

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PRIORITIZING THE SDGs FOR SEYCHELLES
On: May 17, 2016
By: Support

A survey has been made available about the Sustainable Development Goals. Citizens are being asked to see what are the most important ones for Seychelles. This will only take 5 minutes of your time. To fill in the questionnaire please click below. Deadline for data collection is midnight, Saturday 21st of May 2016. Please share […]

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CEPS Members Dialogue
On: May 11, 2016
By: Support

Wednesday 11th May 2016 CEPS organised a Members Dialogue on Wednesday 11th of May. The meeting was held at 3.30pm at the CEPS Conference Room. Following an introductory remark by the Chairman, Mr Jules Hoareau, the CEPS CEO, Mr Marcel Rosalie shared with members, upcoming events scheduled for the month of May and June.These include […]

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CEPS VIEW ON THE DECRIMINALISATION OF PENAL CODE 151 (a) & (c)
On: Apr 22, 2016
By: Support

The Citizens Engagement Platform Seychelles (CEPS) regroups associations that campaign for a number of issues among which are human and religious rights. As a platform CEPS respects the divergent views and opinions of its members. CEPS has been following the various debates that have taken place in relation to the proposed amendment of  Penal Code […]

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CIVIL SOCIETY CONSULTATION MEETING ON HARM REDUCTION
On: Apr 7, 2016
By: Support

07th April 2016 CIVIL SOCIETY CONSULTATION MEETING ON HARM REDUCTION HASO in collaboration with the National AIDS Council and the Kenya AIDS NGO Consortium (KANCO) today conducted a one day workshop on Harm Reduction for 25 participants from various local organisations. The meeting took place at the CEPS Conference Room. The workshop is part of […]

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The Launching of CEPS Project Fund
On: Apr 2, 2016
By: Support

02th April 2016 The CEPS Project Fund has officially been launched this evening by the CEPS Chairperson Mr Jules Hoareau. The launching took place as part of the CEPS Gala Dinner which is taking place at Harbour Lights Restaurant in Victoria. CEPS CEO, Marcel Rosalie gave a short presentation on how the project fund will be […]

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Women In Action and Solidarity (WASO) 10th Anniversary
On: Mar 12, 2016
By: Support

12th March 2016 CEPS accredited member Women In Action and Solidarity (WASO) is this year, celebrating its 10th anniversary. Back in 2006, a group of women came together and decided to launch an association promoting gender equality and to also promote cottage industry for self reliant women in society. This organisation is WASO. During the […]

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