France’s international digital strategy

On 15 December 2017, Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, visited Aix-en-Provence to present France’s inte... [Read more]
16 December 2017

France-FAO Framework Agreement: more sustainable agricultural and food systems to tackle the climate challenge

A new France-FAO Framework Agreement (2018-2021) has just been signed in Paris. This places the fight against climate change, mult... [Read more]
14 December 2017

G5 Sahel: 5,000 troops to win the war against terrorism in the region

A G5 Sahel support meeting was held on 13 December in La Celle-Saint-Cloud. At the start of the year, the decision was made to for... [Read more]
14 December 2017

One Planet Summit: new tangible initiatives for the climate

Organised two years after COP21 and the adoption of the Paris climate agreement, on 12 December the One Planet Summit gathered tog... [Read more]
13 December 2017

The financial sector is 100% committed to the fight against climate change

The third edition of Climate Finance Day, which was held on 11 December, shined the spotlight on the most innovative initiatives t... [Read more]
11 December 2017

Tax havens: the EU blacklist is a major step forward

On 5 December, the European Union (EU) published a blacklist of 17 tax havens for which the principle of sanctions is being debate... [Read more]
7 December 2017

5th Economic and Financial Dialogue between France and China

Bruno Le Maire was in China from 30 November to 2 December. During his visit there, the Minister of Economy and Finance joined the... [Read more]
4 December 2017

European Elections 2019: a new voting system

Following consultations undertaken by the President of the Republic, the Prime Minister received officials from the political part... [Read more]
30 November 2017

Enhanced economic cooperation between France and South Korea

Several Government members joined Paik Ungyu, Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea, in chairing the "Fr... [Read more]
29 November 2017

Glyphosate: its use is to be phased out in France in the next three years

During an Appeal Committee meeting, the Member States of the European Union (EU) have agreed to renew approval of glyphosate for a... [Read more]
28 November 2017