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The Eastern Africa Standby Force Day
By: Support
Mar 10, 2016

10th March 2016 To commemorate the Eastern Africa Standby Force Day , Seychelles organised a special event on Friday 11th March at the ICCS. The event was attended by past participants of EASF training courses which includes military personnel, police officers and civilians. Members of the CEPS also attended as the platform is one of […]

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CEPS & Head of Civilian Component of EASF Discuss Opportunities
On: Mar 9, 2016
By: Support

Mr. Steve Lalande, the Head of Civilian Component in the Eastern African Standby Force Secretariat (EASFSEC) has met with CEPS Chairman, Mr. Jules Hoareau and the Gender Rights and Governance Commissioner, Mrs Monica Servina. The meeting had as aim to discuss the opportunities that exist for Seychellois citizen’s participation in the EASF.   Currently the […]

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CEPS Message for International Women Day 2016
On: Mar 8, 2016
By: Support

08th March 2016 CEPS Message for International Women Day 2016: “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up ..” It has been twenty years since world leaders gathered in Beijing and agreed on what many believe is one of the most progressive blue print for advancing women’s rights. The 1995 Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action […]

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Seychelles Civil Society Platform holds Governance Training
On: Mar 4, 2016
By: Support

04th March 2016 Seychelles Civil Society Platform holds Governance Training. The Citizens Engagement has embarked on a series of trainings for 2016. Civil society organisations take on watch dog roles and advocate for rights and good governance practices. As registered civil society bodies, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) also have to maintain these practices. Twelve organisations […]

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New CEO for the Seychelles Civil Society Platform
On: Mar 3, 2016
By: Support

03rd March 2016 New CEO for the Seychelles Civil Society Platform. Mr. Marcel Rosalie has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Citizens Engagement Platform Seychelles, CEPS. Being an active member of various civil society organizations since 1996, Mr. Rosalie joins CEPS, fifteen months since its inception as the platform for civil […]

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The Seychelles Sports Fishing Club (SSFC) held its 7th Annual General Meeting
On: Feb 19, 2016
By: Support

19th February 2016 on Friday 19th February 2016 at the Seychelles Yacht Club. After a successful year, the Seychelles Sports Fishing Club (SSFC) has held its 7th Annual General. At the AGM, Tarak Patel, Grant Heyer and Marc Houareau were unanimously re-elected as the club’s Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer respectively. Rod Thorrington and Henry RiggsMiller […]

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The Nurses Association Seychelles (NARS) AGM
On: Jan 29, 2016
By: Support

29th January 2016 On Friday the 29th January 2016 the Nurses Association Seychelles (NARS) which falls under CEPS Professional Association had its AGM. A new executive committee has been elected, for a mandate of 2 years. The office bearers are as follows: President: Ms.Rosie Bistoquet Secretary: Ms.Marie Helen Mills Treasurer: Mr.Greg Vadivelo The Committee members […]

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First Members Meeting For 2016
On: Jan 26, 2016
By: Support

26th January 2016 CEPS has today conducted its first member’s meeting for the year. Chairpersons of member associations attended the meeting held at CEPS headquarters at Orion Mall. The meeting was chaired by CEPS Chairperson Mr Jules Hoareau in the presence of other CEPS Board members. Following a brief review of activities held in 2015, […]

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Children’s Homes, first recipients of the CEPS Charity programme.
On: Jan 12, 2016
By: Support

12 January 2016 2016 has brought with it new opportunities for the platform for civil society in Seychelles, CEPS. As part of its 2015-2016 Charity programme, the Citizens Engagement Platform Seychelles has formed a partnership with Vendesto Ltd, a company involved in the wholesale merchandise business. Through this partnership, the Children’s homes of Seychelles are […]

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The local election observation group Citizens Democracy Watch (CDWS) Presented it’s Preliminary report
On: Dec 7, 2015
By: Support

07th December 2015 The local election observation group Citizens Democracy Watch (CDWS) has presented its preliminary report after observing the first round of the presidential elections. CDWS had 22 observers at polling stations from the 03rd to the 5th of December. All political parties had representatives at the event which was held at the CEPS […]

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PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS UNDERWAY IN SEYCHELLES
On: Dec 3, 2015
By: Support

03 December 2015 Voting for the 2015 Presidential election is underway in Seychelles. Six candidates are running for this election. The political parties have had three weeks of campaigning, during which time they met with members of civil society as part of a dialogue to discuss their manifestos. Citizens Democracy Watch (CDWS) and the Association for […]

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World AIDS Day 2015 – Message from Ronny Arnephy, CEPS Commissioner for Social, Health and Education.
On: Dec 1, 2015
By: Support

01 December 2015   The fight against HIV AIDS has been going on for a while and we need to acknowledge that significant progress has been made over the years since its first case detection back in 1987 in Seychelles. People living with HIV can access freely antiretroviral therapy and the prevention of mother-to-child transmission […]

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Mesaz Spesyal pou Bann Zonm Volonter.
On: Nov 23, 2015
By: Support

23 Novanm 2015 Pandan miting ekstraordiner CEPS, ki ti fer Sanmdi le 21 Novanm. en moman spesyal ti ganny dedye pou bann zonm ki osi bann volonter. Sa i mesaz lir pa Selreter Bord CEPS Madanm Marie-Nella Azemia: A lokazyon lazournen Enternayonal Bann Zonn ki ti Zedi le 19 novanm, CEPS ek mann Konmisyon Zanr, […]

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CEPS Holds Dialogue With Presidential Candidates
On: Nov 22, 2015
By: Support

22 November 2015   CEPS has  organised a dialogue between its members and presidential candidates of the upcoming presidential election. Being the national platform for the civil society sector, CEPS invited all presidential candidates to the special dialogue which was held at 3.00pm at CEPS’ Conference Room, Orion Mall.     Present at the dialogue […]

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CEPS holds Extraordinary General Meeting.
On: Nov 21, 2015
By: Support

21 November 2015 CEPS have today held an Extraordinary General Meeting . 27 non-governmental organisations attended the EGM. The welcoming address was made by CEPS Chairman Mr Jules Hoareau. This was followed by a moment of recognition for all men working in the civil society sector. A message was read out by Board Secretary to […]

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PRESIDENT MICHEL CONGRATULATE CEPS CHAIRMAN ON NEW APPOINTMENT
On: Nov 12, 2015
By: Support

12 November 2015 President James Michel has expressed his heartfelt congratulations to Mr. Jules Hoareau, the chairman of the Citizens’ Engagement Platform Seychelles (CEPS) for his appointment as chairperson of the Council of Non-Governmental Organisations of the Southern African Development Community (SADC-CNGO), as Seychelles takes over Presidency of SADC-CNGO. “Your appointment as chair of SADC-CNGO […]

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The Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy meets with CEPS
On: Nov 12, 2015
By: Support

12 November 2015 A delegation from the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy (EISA) in Africa have today met with representatives form the Youth, Women and Media organisations accredited with CEPS. The meeting comes as Seychelles is about to have Presidential elections.The meeting was chaired by the Commissioner for Gender, Rights and Governance Mrs Monica Servina. […]

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Seychelles takes over Presidency SADC-CNGO
On: Nov 12, 2015
By: Support

                                      12.11.2015   CEPS’ Chairperson Jules Hoareau is now the new chairperson of the regional organization SADC, Council of NGOs.  The presidency was handed over to Seychelles during the recent SADC-CNGO general assembly held in South Africa.  […]

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