News - Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/sports-diplomacy/news/?xtor=RSS-1 enMinistry for Europe and Foreign Affairshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/local/cache-vignettes/L144xH72/visuel_defaut_une_fd-44916-890bc.jpg?1614684396https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr?xtor=RSS-1 FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019 ready for kick-off https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/sports-diplomacy/news/article/fifa-women-s-world-cup-france-2019-ready-for-kick-off?xtor=RSS-1 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, Montpellier and Nice. All government departments, including the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs and its agency Atout France, are working to ensure that the event will be a success on sporting and economic levels, as well as in terms of organization, (…) 2019-06-07 17:21:2361288_242641France: Host Country of the 2018 Ryder Cup (25-30.09.18)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/sports-diplomacy/news/article/france-host-country-of-the-2018-ryder-cup-25-30-09-18?xtor=RSS-1 For the first time ever, France will host this year's Ryder Cup at the Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines. Over 300,000 spectators are expected to attend the week-long tournament (25-30 September), which will be played on the Albatros championship course.2018-08-09 14:43:4061288_2370792018 FIFA World Cup - An exceptional victory for the French National Football Teamhttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/sports-diplomacy/news/article/2018-fifa-world-cup-an-exceptional-victory-for-the-french-national-football?xtor=RSS-1 France won the 2018 FIFA World Cup, after beating Croatia 4-2. Relive the exceptional ambiance in Paris during and after the historic match.2018-07-16 11:15:4261288_23667510th Edition of the Gay Games (Paris region, 4-12.08.18)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/sports-diplomacy/news/article/10th-edition-of-the-gay-games-paris-region-4-12-08-18?xtor=RSS-1 From 4 to 12 August 2018, Gay Games 10 will be held in Paris. The Gay Games are the largest sporting and cultural event open to all adults, regardless of their gender identity or sexual orientation, ethnic background or disabilities. With no eligibility requirements, Gay Games 10 brings together more than 15,000 participants and 40,000 visitors around three principles: participation, inclusion and achieving new personal goals. After San Francisco, New-York, Sydney and Amsterdam… Paris, the (…) 2018-05-23 15:44:2661288_235452