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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.

Paris's skatepark
05/07/2014 - French lesson: Parlez-vous Paris ?

Paris's skatepark

Learn French with Daniel, a Franco-Chinese high school student who is keen on sport. He plays basketball and football, and practises rock-climbing.

French Education minister, Benoît Hamon justifies scrapping the "ABCD" gender-equality program.
01/07/2014 - France

Gender equality teaching out, new non-binding measures in

France is to replace a controversial gender-equality school program with non-compulsory teacher-training measures.

30/06/2014

French press review 30 June 2014

French footballers in the World Cup,  recent decisions by the European Court of Human Rights and the French school-leaving exam, dominate the front pages of the French dailies.

How to buy cheap last-minute tickets for Paris shows
29/06/2014 - French lesson: Parlez-vous Paris ?

How to buy cheap last-minute tickets for Paris shows

Learn French with Iker and Aida, both from Spain, who have been in Paris for just five months. They both love opera, films, concerts… and Paris is just the ticket!

French Education Minister Benoît Hamon
28/06/2014 - France

French education minister to scrap controversial gender-equality programme, reports

France’s Socialist government is to make another climbdown in the face of right-wing family-values campaigners with the scrapping of a gender-equality programme in the country’s ...

The culture scene in Paris
28/06/2014 - French lesson: Parlez-vous Paris ?

The culture scene in Paris

Learn French with Iker and Aida, who both come from the Spanish Basque Country.

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