With nearly 500 establishments in 137 countries and 350,000 pupils from kindergarten to secondary school, France has the biggest network of schools abroad of any country.
The Rugby World Cup in Japan concluded on 2 November 2019, with the crowning of South Africa as World champions. In 2023, all eyes will be on France as it hosts this major international sporting event.
Food insecurity currently affects 1 in 9 people worldwide. To put an end to this inequality and provide suitable nutrition for the world’s population, it is essential to transform our agricultural and food systems.
With its partners, France is fully committed to this transformation. France’s International Strategy for Food Security, Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture (2019-2024) is its new roadmap.
The Paris Peace Forum is continuing, against a difficult backdrop for multilateralism, to mobilize and bring together all stakeholders to confront the challenges of the organization of the world. It works as an incubator to drive projects and launch new initiatives.
Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (9-10 October, Lyon)
France is hosting the Sixth Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (9-10 October, Lyon)
The plan for developing French education abroad has four main thrusts:
Making teaching and education options more attractive;
Developing the current network and supporting the creation of new schools;
Getting families more involved in school life;
Supporting the network in working for diplomacy more effectively.
The International Forum on the African Continent (FICA) will take place in Dakar, Senegal from 7 to 12 October 2019. This is the first time that this annual event, which focuses on current geopolitical issues, will take place in Africa.
The leaders’ Summit will be held in Biarritz, from 24 to 26 August 2019. It is the highlight of the French “Group of 7” (G7) Presidency, which has put the fight against inequality at the heart of its work.
The seventh session of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) Plenary will take place from 29 April to 4 May 2019 at UNESCO headquarters in Paris. At this event, IPBES will present its Global Assessment Report on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services to representatives of 130 States.
France has submitted the candidacy of Ms Catherine Geslain-Lanéelle for the position of Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
Ms Geslain-Lanéelle, 55, is an engineer (...)
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