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  • The 2018 edition of the Make Our Planet Great Again research call is now open

    Published on 18 April 2018

    The 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change poses unique challenges for Science as Parties recognized ‘’the need for an effective and progressive response to the urgent threat of climate change on the basis of the best available scientific knowledge’’

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  • Make our planet great again : presentation of the 18 first researchers

    Published on 28 February 2018

    Following the decision of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, issued a call to researchers, entrepreneurs, associations and NGOs, students and the civil society to pull together and join France in the fight against global warming.

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  • Make Our Planet Great Again website available now in Chinese

    Published on 15 January 2018

    During his first official visit to China, French President Emmanuel Macron announced on January,10th the launch of the Make Our Planet Again website in Mandarin, hosted by Business France and dedicated to Chinese entrepreneurs, researchers, students and NGOs.

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  • Call For Applications Now Open

    Published on 12 December 2017

    In support of the Make Our Planet Great Again Initiative launched by President Emmanuel Macron in June 2017, the Chateaubriand Program is offering additional fellowships this year for research projects related to Earth System Science, Climate Change and Sustainability, and Energy Transition.

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  • From COP23 to the international climate summit “One Planet Summit”

    Published on 12 December 2017

    The 23rd session of the Climate COP, presided by the government of Fiji, was held in Bonn, Germany, from 6 to 18 November. On November 18th, the countries agreed on the next steps to be put in place, in particular to formalize at COP24 the implementation rules of the Paris Agreement and reinforce the pre-2020 climate action.

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  • OUR JOB: TO HELP YOU COME WORK WITH US ON OUR COMMON CHALLENGES

    Published on 08 December 2017

    Our commitment is ancient: France has always been a leader in the advancement of human rights and has left its mark in our common history. Our new challenge? Climate change. France is a driving force of science and technology in Europe, strongly involved in the H2020 program. France‘s laboratories are particularly active and among the world leaders in several scientific domains: non-exhaustive examples include a leading position in climate modeling intercomparison exercises, earth observation …

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