Civil society - Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs enMinistry for Europe and Foreign Affairs Paris Peace Forum - Call for Projects 2021 Do you have a concrete solution addressing a global challenge ? Present your project at the fourth edition of the Paris Peace Forum ! Submit your project now through 9 May 2021.2021-04-06 12:05:3463826_257571France and Monaco take action for Mediterranean young people France and the Principality of Monaco are joining forces under the “Supporting youth in the Western Mediterranean” call for proposals, in order to create new opportunities for young people on both shores of the Mediterranean. Of the 180 proposed, 19 were selected, some of which launched their action in autumn 2020. A France-Monaco initiative to support civil society and young people “We believe that integration between our two shores, a goal we all aspire to, must be even more youth-driven. (…) 2021-03-16 11:06:4962903_256470Presentation of the work of the Alliance for Multilateralism: the One Health High-Level Expert Council and the Fight against Infodemics at the Paris Peace Forum (12 Nov. 20) The Covid-19 crisis has reminded us of the links between health and the environment. On 12 November, during the third edition of the Paris Peace Forum, the Ministerial Meeting of the Alliance for Multilateralism inaugurated the One Health High-Level Expert Council. This Council aims to collect and disseminate reliable information on the links between human, animal and environmental health in the context of the erosion of biodiversity. The meeting was also an opportunity to present the (…) 2020-11-13 09:29:5964107_253655The Third Paris Peace Forum: building a better world after the pandemic Since 2018, the Paris Peace Forum has brought together Heads of State, Government and international organizations with civil society and the private sector to together conceive new forms of collective action. From 11 to 13 November 2020, the third Forum is the first international event addressing the building of a better world after the COVID-19 pandemic. Highlights of the 2020 Forum 11 November 2020 2 p.m.: Opening ceremony 12 November 2020 9 - 10 a.m.: Strengthening the multilateral (…) 2020-05-11 13:36:0264107_249578Paris Peace Forum – Presentation of the third Paris Peace Forum via video conference – Speech by M. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs (29 Apr. 2020) Ladies and gentlemen ambassadors, I'm struck by the unprecedented and deeply symptomatic nature of the crisis we're currently going through. Its uniqueness is clearly related to its extreme seriousness and the scale of its consequences in every field. In the space of a few months, COVID-19 has affected millions of people, and it continues to affect them. It has turned our lives upside down. International travel is now at a virtual standstill. Never has our generation experienced such an (…) 2020-05-04 12:21:4162903_249458Summit of the Two Shores: commitments for a new ambition in the Mediterranean On June 23 of 2019 in Marseilles, the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the 5+5 Dialogue States (France, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Malta, Mauritania, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya) signed the "Commitments for a new ambition in the Mediterranean" in order to implement the projects the civil society suggested and provide a collective response to the common challenges in the Mediterranean. 2019-06-24 15:05:4962888_242877Summit of the Two Shores - Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne's participation in the Montpellier Forum (2-3.05.19) Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Minister of State attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, will open the Montpelier Forum on Cultural Cooperation in the Mediterranean today. This forum is one of the five thematic meetings being held in preparation for the Summit of the Two Shores due to take place in Marseille from June 23 to 24.2019-05-03 11:15:3862903_241948Mediterranean Environment and Sustainable Development Forum (Palermo, 15-16.05.19) “Blue economy, green economy, circular economy: partnership proposals for sustainable coastal urban development in the Western Mediterranean” The Mediterranean Environment and Sustainable Development Forum is the fifth forum being held in preparation for the Summit of the Two Shores – Mediterranean Forum. It will take place at Teatro Santa Cecilia in Palermo on 15 and 16 May 2019. Eight years ago, at the Blue Sea Land Festival in Mazara del Vallo (Sicily), Italy launched an international (…) 2019-04-29 15:54:0962888_241868Summit of the Two Shores, Mediterranean Forum (23 and 24 June 2019) The Summit of the Two Shores, an initiative of French President Emmanuel Macron, will take place in Marseille on 23 and 24 June 2019. Building on unprecedented consultations with Mediterranean civil society, this event aims to boost cooperation between countries in the Western Mediterranean by implementing projects that support human, economic and sustainable development in the region. I announced at the beginning of the year in Tunis that a Summit of the Two Shores would be held, based (…) 2019-04-23 12:23:1062888_241759Second Paris Peace Forum (11-13.11.19) The Paris Peace Forum continues to work as a force for mobilization – bringing together all stakeholders – and as an incubator to drive concrete global governance solutions to address the ongoing challenges concerning world order and attacks on multilateralism. This year's event will be held from 11 to 13 November 2019, at the Grande Halle de La Villette, Paris.2019-03-13 18:09:1762903_240966