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Third dose of Covid vaccine: who is affected?

sharply after a period of 6 months, hence the need to receive a booster dose. Are you affected by the third mandatory dose? The President of the Republic announced that people over 65 years of age must have received a third dose of Covid vaccine to qualify for the health pass from December 15, ...

15
Nov
2021

The Carnival of Venice: history and traditions

s parties, shows and masks attracted thousands of visitors from all over Europe. However, all these festivities were suppressed with the fall of the Republic (at the end of the 18th century) and it was not until the late 1970s that the Carnival of Venice was reborn. Traditional costumes In the si ...

14
Jan
2008

The Eiffel Tower: presentation and history

. History of its construction On the occasion of the Universal Exhibition of 1889, which marked the centenary of the Revolution of 1789, the reborn Republic wanted to make a splash. It launched a major competition in the Journal officiel challenging engineers to 'raise an iron tower on the Champ- ...

01
Sep
2008

European Union: Understanding the EU Presidency in 5 questions

od. For example, France will preside over the Council of the European Union from 1 January to 30 June 2022. It will work in trio with the Czech Republic in the second half of 2022 and Sweden in the first half of 2023. Of these three countries, France is the only one that is a founding membe ...

13
Dec
2021

The Youth Commitment Contract in 5 questions

hat will be launched in France from March 1, 2022 to replace the current Youth Guarantee. This scheme, which was announced by the President of the Republic in November 2021, comes with an allowance of up to €500 per month. It is a continuation of the 1 youth 1 solution plan, which has alread ...

15
Feb
2022

Nice Carnival 2022: our top 5 most beautiful floats

, carnival-goers have come up with a float called The Crab Basket. Copyright: Audrey Vautherot Politicians who aspire to the presidency of the Republic, such as Valérie Pécresse, Éric Zemmour or Marine Le Pen are represented in the form of crabs, on a float dominated by the caricature ...

18
Feb
2022

The menstrual swimsuit: how does it work?

want to buy your first menstrual swimsuit, you should know that there are several brands that specialize in menstrual lingerie like Smoon and Sisters Republic. There is also a brand of menstrual swimwear made in France called Réjeanne. In addition, the famous sports retailer Decathlon offers ...

21
July
2022

Forest management: what if France were to take its cue from Portugal?

sive, but it may offer an opportunity to adapt Europe's largest man-made forest to the new climatic conditions, especially since the President of the Republic Emmanuel Macron promised on July 20, 2022 a major national project to revive this forest. Several options are being considered to reconsti ...

05
Aug
2022