#France

  • Article: President Macron Awarded Scientists With Grants to ‘Make Our Planet Great Again’
    Environment

    President Macron Awarded Scientists With Grants to ‘Make Our Planet Great Again’

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 12, 2017

    President Macron awarded grants to 13 from the US and invited them to move to France. Read more

  • Article: This Country Is Leading the World in Ending Food Waste
    Food & Hunger

    This Country Is Leading the World in Ending Food Waste

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 6, 2017

    Wine and cheese played a role. Read more

  • Article: These 5 Countries Have the Most Positive Influence on the World: Study
    Citizenship

    These 5 Countries Have the Most Positive Influence on the World: Study

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 14, 2017

    Did your country make the cut? Read more

  • Article: France Wants to Make Sex With Minors Under 13 Rape in All Circumstances
    Girls & Women

    France Wants to Make Sex With Minors Under 13 Rape in All Circumstances

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 13, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    In France, prosecutors must first prove sex with minors is “non-consensual” to bring rape charges. Read more

  • Article: France's Version of the #MeToo Campaign Emerges: #SquealOnYourPig
    Girls & Women

    France's Version of the #MeToo Campaign Emerges: #SquealOnYourPig

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Oct. 23, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It began when journalist Sandra Mueller tweeted her encounter with a powerful French executive. Read more

  • 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