France’s underwater area is extending by more than 150,000 km2

France has been authorised to extend its continental shelf in respect of the Reunion, Saint-Paul and Amsterdam islands.... [Read more]
11 June 2020

World Oceans Day: French Research Institute for the Marine Environment (Ifremer) supports better marine resource management

To mark World Oceans Day, Élisabeth Borne, Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, Frédérique Vidal, Minister of Hig... [Read more]
8 June 2020

European initiative for the Covid-19 vaccine

France, Germany, Italy and the Netherlands have announced the creation of an “inclusive vaccine alliance” against coronavirus.... [Read more]
5 June 2020

European initiative on digital platforms

France commends the European Commission’s launch of a public consultation on the regulation of digital platforms.... [Read more]
3 June 2020

France a candidate for hosting the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

France is an attractive country in more ways than one for the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF): France's... [Read more]
30 May 2020

"At the heart of our European Union"

On 29 May 2020, defence ministers Florence Parly, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, Margarita Robles Fernández and Lorenzo Guerini joint... [Read more]
29 May 2020

Climate protection at the heart of the Covid-19 post crisis

The Franco-German Meseberg Climate Working Group advocates a green recovery and more ambitions climate goals for the European Unio... [Read more]
22 May 2020

France and Germany united for the sustainable recovery of the European Union

The President of the Republic and the German Chancellor have defined a series of concrete actions designed to ensure the European ... [Read more]
18 May 2020

Coordinated national, European and international measures for tourism

The fifth meeting of the Interministerial Tourism Committee has just been held at the Hôtel de Matignon, the Prime Minister’s offi... [Read more]
14 May 2020

Progress at European Union level in terms of defence

At the video conference of European Union (EU) defence ministers held on 12 May 2020, an initial assessment was delivered of the E... [Read more]
13 May 2020