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February 13th, 2013

Social Entrepreneurs: In the words of Hervé Baulme

Thanks to the efforts of social entrepreneur Hervé Baulme, 150 disabled individuals have been reintegrated into society, and 12,000 computers are recycled each year and sold at affordable prices to people in underprivileged circumstances. [...]

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Thibault Couturier

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July 26th, 2012

A day at the beach for the children of “Le Souk”

For the fifth year in a row, BNP Paribas El Djazair has partnered up with “Le Souk”, a club created by medical students in 1995 to organize activities for both sick and underprivileged children. [...]

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July 5th, 2012

One responsibility, multiple commitments…

How can insurance be used as a social tool? How can it encourage diversity, or help build a community? [...]

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February 7th, 2012

BlogTV: A Spectacular Odyssey for Young People of Suburbs

A spectacular Odyssey for young people in the suburbs… [...]

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Isabelle Palsky

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January 12th, 2012

Tolerance: beacon for faith and life

Unique models of religious and civilian buildings in wood, ceramic and cardboard are at display in an impressive exhibition: “Tolerance: beacon for faith and life”, at the National Archaeological Museum in Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria. [...]

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Krasimira Antimova

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June 28th, 2011

BlogTV: Building social bonds through culture

Creating opportunities for the members of a community to come together: this is a mission that lies at the heart of a number of organizations in lower income neighbourhoods in France. The “Fox compagnie” is one such association.
Run by Michèle Renard, this theatre troupe has goals that are at once educational and entirely people-focused.
Come join [...]

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Isabelle Palsky

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May 9th, 2011

BlogTV: A weekend study session with Proxité

On this week’s BlogTV, head out for a study-intensive weekend with the Proxité association!
Once a year, this organisation, which aims to close the gap between young people from working class neighbourhoods and the professional world, organises a weekend of review in the Yvelines region, not far from Paris.
Young people get involved with Proxité when they [...]

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Isabelle Palsky

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January 27th, 2011

A night of cultural diversity in Lyon

A meeting between two artistic worlds—song and hip-hop dance—took place at the beginning of January to mark this year’s Swearing-in ceremony for the lawyers of the Lyon Bar. [...]

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Beatriz Arruga-Oleaga

Beatriz Arruga-Oleaga

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January 9th, 2011

BlogTV: Off the beaten path with APACH’Evasion

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The Jura mountains, in the French department of Doubs, are home to APACH’Evasion—an organization dedicated to making sure “the great outdoors” can be enjoyed by everyone.
Its team of volunteers are trained to make even the most extreme mountain sports accessible to disabled individuals, in summer and winter alike. According to Cédric Siron, the association’s president, [...]

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