Launching ceremony of the 2023 commemorations

9:30-10:30 am. Welcome and installation of guests

10:30-11:00 Musical entertainment

11:00-11:10 Address by the Mayor of the Commune of Yamoussoukro

11:10-11:20 Speech by the Secretary General of the Félix Houphouët-Boigny Foundation for Peace Research

11:20- 11:40 Screening of a film on Félix Houphouët-Boigny and the 2013 and 2014 Commemorations

11:40-11:50 Speech by the Minister-Governor of the Autonomous District of Yamoussoukro

11:50-12:15 Artistic performances

12h15-12h20 Speech by the Representative of the President of the Senate

12h20-12h45 Cocktail

12:50 pm End of the ceremony

Remember Houphouet

Twenty-eight years ago, President Félix Houphouët-Boigny left us. But for those who believe in the forces of the spirit, he is still with us. He is alive in our hearts, in our beloved country by the strong values he defended, by the generous ideas he sowed throughout his life, by the multiple actions that were inspired by them and that allowed remarkable progress in all fields.

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Commemoration of December 7

Commemoration of December 7

Thanksgiving Mass for the repose of the soul of President Félix Houphouët-Boigny

Date: December 7, 2019

Place: Basilica of Our Lady of Peace