#France

  • Article: This European Country Will Fine Men for Harassing Women in Public
    Girls & Women

    This European Country Will Fine Men for Harassing Women in Public

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    After millions shared #MeToo stories, this country will change its definition of sexual harassment. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Refugee Children Are Still Stranded A Year After Calais ‘Jungle’ Was Demolished
    Citizenship

    Hundreds of Refugee Children Are Still Stranded A Year After Calais ‘Jungle’ Was Demolished

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 9, 2017

    The children are vulnerable to trafficking, abuse, and disease. Read more

  • Article: France's Gender Equality Minister Wants to Criminalize Sexual Harassment on Streets
    Girls & Women

    France's Gender Equality Minister Wants to Criminalize Sexual Harassment on Streets

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 29, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Women should feel safe walking down the street. Read more

  • Article: This Farmer, Convicted for Helping Refugees Enter France, Has ‘No Regrets’
    Citizenship

    This Farmer, Convicted for Helping Refugees Enter France, Has ‘No Regrets’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 8, 2017

    He’s a hero for some and an outlaw for others. Read more

  • Article: France to Open Refugee ‘Hotspots’ in Libya to Process Asylum Requests
    Citizenship

    France to Open Refugee ‘Hotspots’ in Libya to Process Asylum Requests

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 28, 2017

    Human rights watchdogs have expressed concern about the policy. Read more

  • Article: Rihanna Meets With President & First Lady Macron to Support Global Partnership for Education
    Education

    Rihanna Meets With President & First Lady Macron to Support Global Partnership for Education

    By Cassie Carothers|July 26, 2017

    264 million children are out of school and the funding needs are critical. Read more

  • Article: France Will Make Vaccines Mandatory for Kids in 2018
    Health

    France Will Make Vaccines Mandatory for Kids in 2018

    By Colleen Curry|July 6, 2017

    Measles outbreaks have affected countries where anti-science myths have spread. Read more

  • Article: France Is Banning Gasoline-Powered Cars by 2040
    Environment

    France Is Banning Gasoline-Powered Cars by 2040

    By Joe McCarthy|July 6, 2017

    The overwhelming majority of cars built today depend on fossil fuels. Read more