Ambasciata d'Italia - Pretoria

"Premio Vivo d’Arte" – Third Edition In 2019 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs established the contest ‘Vivo d’arte’ for young Italian artists living abroad.

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SCAM ALERT – Italian citizenship and residence permit for sale05/06/2021

We have noticed on websites and social media, also in South Africa, adverts and banners offering – in exchange for large sums of money – Italian citizenship (and passport) or residence permit.   IT’S A SCAM!   Please note that only the Embassy and the Consulates are authorised to take citizenship applications (either recogniti...

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Politecnico di Milano is launching the fourth edition of the Master Class (MSCA PF MASTER CLASS 2021@ POLIMI) for potential applicants to the #MSCA - European Postdoctoral Fellowship call 2021. Applications are now open to take part in a virtual Masterclass for a web meeting with the supervisors from the Politecnico di Milano, that will provide a personalized...

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The NEXUS platform is here to assist you04/16/2021

Discover NEXUS, the portal designed to provide assistance to the Italian companies wishing to or already operating abroad. What is NEXUS? NEXUS is a platform of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, that is meant to facilitate the support activities and information provided by the diplomatic-consular network to the Italian companies that plan to expand their...

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"Premio Vivo d’Arte" – Third Edition04/12/2021

In 2019 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation established the contest ‘Vivo d’arte’ for young Italian artists under 36 living abroad since at least a year, to support their creativity. The aim of the award is to provide an instrument of visibility and promote the collaboration and contamination between Italian artists and ...

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Italian research day in the world - Event of the 15th of April 202104/09/2021

The Embassy of Italy in South Africa and the Academy of Science of South Africa, on the occasion of the "Italian research day in the world 2021", have organized an event on the research activities carried out at the Sterkfontein caves world heritage site. Organized at the Wits Origins Centre, the event will involve 60 grade ten and eleven students attending...

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AM-Powering Connexions: Risk Mitigation IPP Tender Review03/22/2021

The second digital event for AM-Powering Connexions, part of a series of virtual events organized by the RES4Africa Foundation, will take place on the 23rd of March 2021 at 9 am (South Africa time zone). AM-Powering Connexions aim at connecting stakeholders in the energy sector in order to promote an interesting and valuable exchange of ideas generating a vision...

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Webinar “The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA): opportunities, constraints and way ahead”. - 11 March, 10 am03/03/2021

  The Embassy of Italy in Pretoria is organising the webinar "The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA): opportunities, constraints and way ahead" on 11 March at 10 am South Africa time (9 am in Italy). AfCFTA is a very significant development for the economies of Africa and is set to offer unprecedented opportunities to all companies intereste...

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Notice - Recruitment of administrative officers in the Embassy and the IIC of Pretoria02/22/2021

The Embassy of Italy is recruiting two administrative officers through two separate selection processes: an administrative officer to be employed in the Consular Section of the Embassy of Italy in Pretoria an administrative officer to be employed in the following sectors/services: accountancy, translations and cultural events in the I...

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Public Auction to sell a motor vehicle02/19/2021

The Embassy of Italy in Pretoria is selling by Public Auction one of its vehicles. Offers to purchase must be delivered no later than 8 March 2021 at 16h00: To participate at the bidding, the prospective buyer must adhere to the following instructions: Notice of Public Auction with conditions and instructions to participate Offer form

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AM-Powering Connexions: conversations on the future of energy in South Africa
AM-Powering Connexions: conversations on the future of energy in South Africa02/11/2021

In February 2021, RES4Africa Foundation will be launching AM-Powering Connexions,  a series of monthly morning appointments addressed to the South African energy community to share ideas and resources and to create connections and engagement opportunities. Due to the current situation, the appointments will kick off onl...

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