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History of Relations
Africa is in the process of establishing diplomatic relations on a non-residential
basis. Nauru has sought to develop closer relationships with its Pacific neighbours
and is a member of the South Pacific Forum and the South Pacific Commission as
well as an associate member of the Commonwealth. Nauru is not a member of the
United Nations, although it is a member of several specialised UN agencies including
ESCAP, has adhered to the jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice (ICJ)
and is a party to the United Nations Law of the Sea Convention.
one of the world's smallest states, is a single island of 21 sq kms located in
the Central Pacific with a population of about 10 600.
For further information
on Nauru, go to http://www.tbc.gov.bc.ca/cwgames/country/Nauru/nauru.html
South African Representation in Nauru
accredited from Canberra, Australia
Mr A L C K Mongalo
High Commissioner Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Representation in South Africa
Visa Requirements for South Africans
Refer to the section “"Visa requirements for SA passport holders"” listed under the icon “Consular Information” on the main menu.
preventative measures you need to take while travelling in the South Pacific region
depend on the areas you visit and the length of time you stay. A certificate of
yellow fever vaccination may be required for entry into certain of these countries
if you are coming from a tropical South American or sub-Saharan African country.
For detailed information see Yellow Fever Comprehensive Vaccination Requirements.
Vaccines (as appropriate for Age and Area visited)
Hepatitis A or immune globulin(IG)
Rabies, if you might be exposed to wild or domestic animals through
your work or recreation
Typhoid, particularly if you are visiting developing countries in
As needed, booster doses for tetanus-diphtheria and measles, and
a one-time dose of polio for adults. Hepatitis B vaccine is now recommended for
all infants and for children 11-12 years of age who did not receive the series
See your doctor at least 4-6 weeks before your trip to allow
time for shots to take effect.
For more health information for travellers
to the South Pacific, go to http://www.cdc.gov/travel/austspac.htm
climate, tempered by sea breezes with November to February the westerly monsoon
season. Temperatures range between 23 to 32 degrees Celsius with widely variable
For up-to-date weather information, go to www.cnn.com/WEATHER/ or
Dollar (A$) is in use.
For current exchange rates link to www.oanda.com/converter/classic
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0851/0837.
Trade is negligible.
For current information on trade
statistics between South Africa and Nauru, visit the web site of the Department
of Trade and Industry of South Africa
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