“Peace and stability are the platforms on which we can build truly inclusive growth for Africa, and we salute the efforts of Japan which complement those of our African Union,” said Seychelles President James Michel.
President Michel made these … June 3, 2013
Speaking on the occasion of this year’s launching of the UNDP Global Human Development Report at the International Conference Centre in Port Victoria, Seychelles, the country’s founding President, Sir James R. Mancham, said that sometime in the near … March 17, 2013
The Seychelles government has been praised as the hosts of the recently-concluded Malagasy Leadership talks by South African Special Envoy to Madagascar, Deputy Minister for International Relations and Cooperation, Marius Fransman.
In a joint press … July 29, 2012
STOWE, Vermont, USA –The International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT) is proud to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The MOU provides for cooperation between UNWTO … May 31, 2012
The Seychelles Minister for Foreign Affairs, Jean-Paul Adam, has today commended the commitment of the Eastern Africa Standby Force Coordination Mechanism (EASFCOM) countries for working towards peace and stability in the region as the only means by which … September 16, 2011
The Seychelles President Mr. James Michel has sent a message of congratulations to President Barack Obama following the successful operation by US Forces, which resulted in the death of Al Qaeda leader, Osama Bin Laden, calling the outcome a "victory … May 4, 2011
Relief Riders International (RRI), an adventure travel company that leads relief missions on horseback through the Thar Desert of Rajasthan, India, has made the top 10 list of finalists for the 2010 United Nations NGO Positive Peace Awards.
The award … September 14, 2010
COMMITTEE OF ELDERS LEAD THE FIGHT AGAINST PIRACYThe fight against piracy and the stabilization of Somalia was at the heart of the discussions at the 10th Meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa … August 31, 2010
The International Institute for Peace Through Tourism (IIPT), together with eTurboNews, is calling for all sectors of the world travel and tourism industry to join with both the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the United Nations in a call for … January 31, 2010
Celestialink LLC announced today that its media division, TravelTalkMEDIA Group, will be consulting with international peace and tourism expert, Dr. Omar Moufakkir, while developing the First Ladies of the World TV series. Dr. Moufakkir is currently the … August 4, 2009
KINGSTON, JAMAICA, June 29, 2008 - The International Institute for Peace through Tourism's (IIPT) first International Community Tourism Retreat, recently held at the Jamaica Pegasus, was a shining example of sustainable tourism at work. The theme of tourism … June 30, 2008