Keep updated with, and share the latest news from, about and of interest to community agency networks (CANs) and community groups across France.

CASwiki news articles have a focus on news of community action for sustainability. This article is an offshoot from CASwiki's France community action article and is for news and comment in that context.
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  • News Paris to showcase what a real bicycle city looks like during Summer Olympics, (Mar 13, 2024)
  • News Why Europe is dismantling its dams, BBC Future (Mar 05, 2024)
  • News France halts €100-a-month electric car leasing scheme after huge demand, (Feb 14, 2024)
  • News Parisians vote in favour of tripling parking costs for SUVs, (Feb 04, 2024)

2023[edit | edit source]

  • News Paris mayor plans to triple SUV parking tariffs to cut air pollution, (Dec 08, 2023)
  • News ‘It’s kind of gross but we can do it’: How a community learned to go zero waste, (Dec 07, 2023)
  • News Paris puts people and bicycles at the heart of ambitious new climate plan, (Nov 29, 2023)
  • News Citizens' Assemblies should lean towards becoming a parallel polis - and much less a democratic figleaf for establishments, Daily Alternative (Oct 14, 2023)
  • News France used 10% less electricity last winter – three valuable lessons in fighting climate change, (Sep 18, 2023)
  • News Paris to charge SUV drivers higher parking fees to tackle ‘auto-besity’, (Jul 11, 2023)
  • News Mon dieu, France invests cool $2 billion to promote cycling, (May 26, 2023)
  • News From a French citizens' assembly, an eyewitness report on how non-experts are their real strength, The Daily Alternative (Jan 21, 2023)

2022[edit | edit source]

  • News Ban on single-use restaurant tableware hailed as fast-food ‘revolution’ in France, The Guardian (Dec 28, 2022)
  • News France’s plan for solar panels on all car parks is just the start of an urban renewable revolution, The Conversation (Nov 17, 2022)
  • News The Beyond Oil and Gas Alliance now has 10 core members (Costa Rica, Denmark, France, Greenland, Ireland, Portugal, Quebec, Sweden, Wales, and Washington State), two associate members (California and New Zealand), and five "friends of BOGA" (Chile, Fiji, Finland, Italy, and Luxembourg)., (Nov 16, 2022) — BOGA is an international alliance of governments and stakeholders working together to facilitate the managed phase-out of oil and gas production, led by the governments of Denmark and Costa Rica
  • News Climate change and the French: The summer that ended indifference, (Aug 22, 2022)
  • News ‘It’s a beautiful thing’: how one Paris district rediscovered conviviality, The Guardian (Jul 14, 2022) — It started with an organised ‘bonjour’. Now the ‘republic of good neighbours’ say they want to reclaim the streets
  • News Young People in France Ready to Fly Less, Stay Grounded (Feb 16, 2022) — global warming worries young people: 80% of them think that the situation is very worrying or dramatic and that it is urgent to act for the climate. Better still, a large majority (76%) recognizes the need to make significant or radical changes in our lifestyles . Young people are ready to act in all areas of daily life: daily transport (79%), tourism (81%), food (87%), consumption (92%), energy (92% ), recycling (95%).

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Keywords european news
Authors Phil Green
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Language English (en)
Related 4 subpages, 22 pages link here
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Created November 18, 2020 by Phil Green
Modified April 29, 2024 by Phil Green
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