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30/08/2014 - France

French students want more scholarships

With the start of the new school year next week, the National Union of Students in France (UNEF) says the government is not providing enough financial aid to prospective students.

Clean Break in Jamaica: part 4/5
21/08/2014 - International report

Clean Break in Jamaica: part 4/5

For the fourth part in our series Clean Break in Jamaica, RFI reports from an army barracks in Clarendon Parish.

Clean Break in Jamaica: part 2/5
19/08/2014 - International report

Clean Break in Jamaica: part 2/5

For the second part in our series Clean Break in Jamaica, RFI reports on a former criminal who turned evangelic pastor.

 

Clean Break in Jamaica: part 1/5
18/08/2014 - International report

Clean Break in Jamaica: part 1/5

The first part in our series Clean Break in Jamaica profiles people making a positive difference in socially deprived areas of the Caribbean island.

Sorbonne University in Paris.
17/08/2014 - France

France to review student scholarships amid rising costs

The French government announced on Sunday a modest revaluation for scholarships for university students after the National Union of Students in France (UNEF) published a survey revealing that ...

France's Minister of Higher Education and Research Geneviève Fioraso
16/08/2014 - France

French universities hold their place in global Shanghai rankings

The annual prestigious Shanghai university rankings have placed 21 of the world's top 500 universities in France, an uptick of one institution from last year.

Guinea-Bissau grass roots tackle education crisis
23/07/2014 - International report

Guinea-Bissau grass roots tackle education crisis

One of the major challenges facing Guinea-Bissau's newly elected president José Mário Vaz and his administration is the provision of basic education.

07/07/2014

French press review 7 July 2014

Pride of place this morning goes to the so-called social conference, which opens here in Paris today.

07/07/2014

French press review 7 July 2014

Pride of place this morning goes to the so-called social conference, which opens here in Paris today.

Sport and safety in Paris
06/07/2014 - French lesson: Parlez-vous Paris ?

Sport and safety in Paris

Learn French with Daniel, a Franco-Chinese 15-year-old who is sport-mad. He would love to do skateboarding or rollerskating, but his mother will not allow him - says it’s too dangerous.

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