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70 Years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Adopted in Paris on 10 December 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights created the foundation on which all the international mechanisms to defend human rights have been built. For France, this 70th anniversary is (...)

Anti-personnel mines: an ongoing struggle

For this International Day of Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, France wants to reaffirm the importance it attaches to the fight against anti-personnel mines and other explosive remnants of war.

Donate to Rebuild Notre-Dame

How can I donate to the reconstruction of Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris?
Following the fire that devastated part of Notre-Dame cathedral, many initiatives have been set up to collect donations for the reconstruction. Four (...)

Female diplomats in France: from 1930 to tomorrow

Gender equality has been declared the great cause of President Macron’s term. It is now at the centre of France’s work around the world. The credibility of this commitment depends on setting an example through France’s (...)

FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 ready for kick-off

Between 7 June and 7 July 2019, France will stage the eighth FIFA Women’s World Cup. The tournament will see a total of 52 matches played in nine French cities: Paris, Lyon, Rennes, Le Havre, Grenoble, Valenciennes, Reims, (...)

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