Tag Archives: French

French President, WHO Chair Announces Establishment of WHO Academy

The World Health Organization (WHO) Academy is the World Health Organization’s most advanced lifelong learning center, equipped with the latest innovations in adult learning for global health. The WHO, backed by France, is now building an academy that will enhance learning through online, face-to-face and combined learning programmes, reaching millions …

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Former French leader Sarkozy found guilty in campaign finance case

A French court has sentenced former President Nicolas Sarkozy to a year in prison after finding him guilty of illegal campaign finance during the 2012 presidential election campaign. Prosecutors said Sarkozy spent nearly double the amount allowed by French law in the run-up to an election that was later won …

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Attends Food Trade Fair, French President Macron Throws Eggs

A young man, Monday (28/9), throws an egg on the shoulder of French President Emmanuel Macron during a visit to the international food trade fair in Lyon, France. The Associated Press reports a video of the incident, which was shared widely on social media, shows Macron walking through the crowd …

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