Ambasciata d'Italia - Pretoria

News and Press Releases

25th of November: International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women11/25/2019

Italy reaffirms its firm commitment to the fight against all forms of discrimination and violence against women, which continues to be a serious and unacceptable obstacle to the enjoyment of women's rights and their full personal fulfillment. This is a priority commitment of our country's foreign policy action carried out by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and...

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The Embassy of Italy in Pretoria pays homage to the Italian Deputy Honorary Consul, Ms. Loredana Civico11/12/2019

The Embassy of Italy in Pretoria pays homage to the Italian Deputy Honorary Consul in Port Elizabeth Ms. Loredana Civico, who passed away prematurely. In expressing the most heartfelt condolences to her family and friends, the Embassy wishes to honour her earnest commitment to the Italian Community and her unremitting services to our Institutions.

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Tour Jazz in Africa: for the first time in Windhoek10/04/2019

On October 4, Italy returned to the cultural scene of Namibia with the concert of "Federica Michisanti Horn Trio" at Warehouse Theater in Windhoek: the first public initiative organized in the country since the closure of the Embassy in Windhoek in 2018. The concert is part of the "Jazz in Africa", ​​tour promoted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International...

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Sale promotion for Italian brands in the outdoor sector in South Africa10/03/2019

On October 2, the Italian Embassy has organized a promotional event in Cape Town in the outdoor sector for Italian brands, as part of the planning of integrated promotion activities. The event took place in the climbing gym CityRock, the largest and most famous gym in the country. Four Italian companies have joined, as Ferrino, SCARPA, Grivel and Garmont. The...

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Meeting of the Ambassador of Italy with George Bizos, Sophie De Bruyn and Anthony Mongalo09/18/2019

On September 18, 2019, the Ambassador of Italy in Pretoria Paolo Cuculi had a meeting with three icons of the struggle against Apartheid: Mr. George Bizos, Ms. Sophie Williams De Bruyn and Mr. Anthony Mangalo. The Ambassador underlined the support to anti-apartheid movements from the Italian Government, local administrations (especially the city of Reggio-Emi...

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