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Vichy soon to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site?
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Vichy soon to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site?

The city of Vichy in Allier did not hide its satisfaction this Saturday, June 5, at the announcement of ICOMOS. Indeed, the consultative body of the World Heritage Committee of Unesco recommended, on Friday 4 June, the inscription of "Large water towns of Europe" to the inventory of cultural goods of exceptional interest. ICOMOS has confirmed that the Candidate Cities “Bear exceptional testimony to the European thermal phenomenon, which acquired its highest expression between 1700 and the 1930s”. Madame de Sévigné was already writing: "It is certain that the waters here are miraculous"…→ READ. Can a site be removed from the Unesco World Heritage List?However, it remains to await the final decision which will be taken at the 44e committee session: it will be held from F...
“Doing one’s duty becomes imperative when one is called upon to die soon”
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“Doing one’s duty becomes imperative when one is called upon to die soon”

When you know your time is running out, how do you optimize the time that remains?Axel Kahn: The best possible. I have been obsessed, my whole life, by the notion of duty. Doing one's duty becomes imperative when, no doubt, one is called upon to die soon. It's an interesting exercise, intellectually speaking, I hear. It's about knowing what matters, what is most important and how you can do it to get things done. Identify the events, the processes, which seem worthwhile to you.What is worth it?A. K. : On a personal level, this obviously comes under the affective, family, sentimental transmission. Take advantage of those I love, immerse myself in nature, even if I no longer have my former hiking skills. And in terms of my commitments, it is the continuation and conso...
Soon 25,000 students mobilized to strengthen Homework done
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Soon 25,000 students mobilized to strengthen Homework done

Give a boost to college students sometimes threatened by dropping out of school and financially support students for many facing a precariousness exacerbated by the health crisis: the announcement, made on Sunday May 9 in The Parisian by the Secretary of State in charge of priority education Nathalie Elimas, allows you to kill two birds with one stone.From now on, many students will be able to come to reinforce, in a remunerated way up to 12 € per hour, the school support system set up in colleges since 2017. System which, until now, relied exclusively on teachers volunteers and educational assistants."A welcome reinforcement""Homework done did not always receive the overwhelming approval of the teachers and therefore we also had to call on supervisors., specifies Franck A...
Soon a vaccine for adolescents in Europe?
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Soon a vaccine for adolescents in Europe?

Pfizer / BioNTech sets out to win over the young. On Friday April 30, the two partner laboratories submitted an authorization request for their vaccine for 12-15 year olds to the European Medicines Agency (EMA). They hope for approval by June. A similar request was made in early April to the US regulator, the FDA. The vaccine is said to be the first to be available to adolescents.Covid-19: will children have to be vaccinated?It would not be a new vaccine, but the same serum already used in adults. "The immune system, from 7-8 years old, is already well formed", explains Morgane Bomsel, virologist and researcher at CNRS and Institut Cochin. Tests are underway in children which will also have to take into account the dosage. At the moment, it is only allowed in the EU ...