Mr Danho Paulin, Minister of Sport,

Godfather of Draughts World Championship yamoussoukro 2019.

Mayor of Attécoubé, Abidjan, President of the Ivorian Forum

Mr Paulin Claude DANHO, Ingenieur Sup Elec. 1986/France is elected since 2001 Mayor of ATTECOUBE in the District of ABIDJAN in Ivory Cost. He has been Vice-president of the Association of Ivorian Mayors since 2013 and President of the Ivorian Forum for Urban Security in 2015. He is actively involved in the facilitation of several networks of elected officials UCLG-Africa, CCT-UEMOA etc. He is a member of the Board of African Forum for Urban Safety (AFUS) and the Global Network for Safer Cities (GNSC). And participates in several UNHABITAT and UNAIDS programs.


Reception and transfer

        The reception and transfer from the Félix Houphouët-Boigny Abidjan International Airport to the HP-Resort Hotel Yamoussoukro will be done by Mini-Car and free of charge by the organization. This journey of about 250 kilometers between Abidjan and Yamoussoukro will take an average of 3 hours.

The President of World Draughts Federation (FMJD), Minister of Public Administration of Estonia, Janek Mäggi, has just confirmed his presence at the World Championship in Yamoussoukro. It will be accompanied by the Treasurer of fmjd, Aare HARAK. We just wish them AKWABA to IVORY COAST.

The organizing committee of the draught’s World Championship in full work on the site in Yamoussoukro for the smooth running and especially for the success of our event.

A working session with Regional Directors  30.07.2019 YAMOUSSOUKRO

Regional Sport Director

Regional Tourism Director

The meeting of the Regional Prefect and the first vice governor of Yamoussoukro

HP RESORT Hotel Tour