APTA EXPO 2017: France leads the Field at Public Transport’s Premier Showcase

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More than 40 French companies will participate in this year’s American Public Transportation Association EXPO in Atlanta, including 15 at Business France’s French Pavilion, where new technologies in public transport will be on display. France will be one of the … Read More

Illustrating Africa | Encounters with Graphic Novelist Marguerite Abouet

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French-Ivorian graphic novelist Marguerite Abouet reflects on the success of her critically acclaimed graphic novel series, “Aya of Yop City”, and the role of the visual arts in African self-representation. Abouet’s graphic novel series, “Aya of Yop City” (2005), follows … Read More

Education Series: Teaching students about humanitarian work in the francophone world

  Atlanta is home to a number of international NGOs and humanitarian organizations that do work among the world’s francophone regions, which account for more than 220 million people. Representatives from organizations such as the Peace Corps and Carter Center present how they … Read More

Humanitarian Forum: Sexual and Reproductive Health in Developing and Disaster Torn Countries

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Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (SRH) in a crises context remains ever-relevant due to natural disasters, famine, disease and other ongoing problems across the globe. The French Consulate General in Atlanta and Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health will host … Read More

Celebrating Georgia Tech – Lorraine: Our Flagship International Program (05-26-2016)

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Celebrating Georgia Tech – Lorraine: Our Flagship International Program Thu, 05/26/2016 – 09:14 am   Tomorrow, May 27, Val and I will participate in the 25th anniversary celebration of Georgia Tech-Lorraine (GTL) at our campus in Metz, France. GTL is … Read More

Powering the World with Photovoltaics: Status and Opportunities

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  Using more renewable energy sources for electricity generation is without doubt on the global agenda to mitigate climate change. Solar power and particularly photovoltaics is an attractive technology that offers innovative approaches than can transform our electrical infrastructure. Powering … Read More

French Space Activity

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  The Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES), the French Space Agency, is a pivotal player in Europe’s space program, and a major source of initiatives and proposals that aim to maintain France and Europe’s competitive edge. Mr. Philippe Hazane, Space … Read More