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Roland-Garros: the new youth of Italian tennis
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Roland-Garros: the new youth of Italian tennis

What do you call a player capable of attempting and making a successful volley with his arm behind his back, while never losing a tie-break? A gifted? An unconscious? In any case the young Lorenzo Musetti, 19 years and three months old, will leave this Roland-Garros 2021 the legacy of the most beautiful point of the edition. And the promises of a young man capable of taking two sets from Novak Djokovic, like Hugo Gaston last year against Dominic Thiem. "For a while, he was the boss", slipped the amazed Serbian after his match against the Italian.→ DEBATE. Should we force athletes to respond to media requests?Unlike the Toulousain Gaston, a star who already seems to fade, Lorenzo Musetti appears armed to shine for a long time. Just like his elder by a few months Janni...
For Handicap International, youth employment is also an emergency
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For Handicap International, youth employment is also an emergency

According to Handicap International, 80% of people with disabilities in the world, or 800 million people, live in poverty. One of the reasons is the unemployment rate, especially for young people, which is three to four times higher than that of able-bodied people, whether in the South or the North.→ REPORT. In Nantes, disabled workers fight waste in a hypermarketIf the action of the NGO Handicap International often leads it to manage emergencies in crisis or conflict zones, its role in the education and professional integration of young adults is just as important. At the start of the year, the Handicap and Employment program has just ended in Tunisia, a pilot country and in three other African countries (Benin, Morocco, Senegal), which targeted 18-35 year olds in part...
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Give back joy to young people

Party in festivalOne, two, three… or seven days of gathering, à la carte, for 18-30 year olds, Christians or not, from all over the world! This is what offers, with the 19e edition of its “Next Step Festival”, the Chemin-Neuf community. Conferences, workshops, sports activities, jazz shows, concerts, night in a tent… A “Kawaco” (bar) on the shores of Lake Bourget will also welcome reunions with friends.Location: Hautecombe Abbey (Savoie)Dates: from 1is August to August 8Clean. : welcometoparadise.frRelax with the scriptures“Thanks to the Bible, come and deconfin your heart! " Prepared by the Ignatian family, this "Invigorating session" promises to 18-26 years old "A clever mix of depth and relaxation", during a stay punctuated by the study of biblical texts from games,...
Joventut force the third against Barça in an epic match and Tenerife reach the semifinals of the ACB
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Joventut force the third against Barça in an epic match and Tenerife reach the semifinals of the ACB

Joventut beat Barça in an epic match to force the third quarter-final match and Lenovo Tenerife earned a move to the semis by beating San Pablo Buros in the second match of the series.Barça did not finish off their advantage after the first game and fell to 'Penya' 72-63 in the second quarter-final match.With a stellar Bassas, Carles Durán's men forced the third game, giving the surprise in the tie. Tenerife, to the semifinalsLenovo Tenerife certified (68-92) its pass to the semifinals this Thursday on the fast track, 2-0 in the 'Playoff' against Hereda San Pablo Burgos, thanks to a brilliant reaction after the break, with a partial of 0 -27, which silenced the Coliseum and dismounted the Burgo...
Clashes between gangs: in the suburbs of Chartres, the tragic spiral of brawls
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Clashes between gangs: in the suburbs of Chartres, the tragic spiral of brawls

Nothing, not a word. Of the two clashes that claimed the lives of two of the young people in their neighborhoods, they will not speak. « No time sorry », answers one of them by message before changing speech the next day: « Don't feel like it. » « We don't want to talk about this story », evacuates another. « It pays for interviews », try one last. « Even a year later, the tension is still palpable. As long as the investigations are in progress, they will not respond ”, deciphers an elder from Mainvilliers.→ DEBATE. How to break the gear of clashes between gangs?On January 21, 2020, a young man from this town of Eure-et-Loir lost his life in the city center of Chartres. B. was 16 years old. The eye of the CCTV camera has seen it all. That evening, around 6.30 p.m., a...
At the opening of the vaccination to all adults, they tell their last reluctance
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At the opening of the vaccination to all adults, they tell their last reluctance

COVID-19 - We're picking up the pace. Since this morning, all French people over 18 have officially the right to be vaccinated, regardless of their health situation. A generalization of the vaccination campaign which begins 15 days before the date initially announced. As soon as the announcement was made, many young people rushed to booking platforms (Doctolib, Keldoc, Maiia) to try to find a niche. But many remain cautious about getting vaccinated. According to a study by Public Health France dated April 26, unveiled by Europe 1, less than 36% of people under 24 want to be vaccinated against Covid-19. Among those under 35, this percentage is only slightly higher and stands at 39%.“It's too early”, judge Maela, 24-year-old Breton, contacted by Then24. “I am young and in good health. ...
The tobacco industry takes over social media
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The tobacco industry takes over social media

At first glance, these are photos like you see in the thousands on Instagram or Facebook. A group of friends gathered on a paradisiacal beach; a young woman seated in front of a tantalizing dish; a couple posing on the hood of a shiny car ... But on closer inspection, a small cylindrical object ends up catching the eye: a smokeless electronic device called Iqos and marketed in France by Philip Morris.Because it heats tobacco instead of burning it, this product is less toxic than cigarettes according to the American firm. The World Health Organization disagrees: "All forms of tobacco are harmful, including heated tobacco products", she declares, adding that these “Must be subject to policy and regulatory measures applied to all other tobacco products”."In recent years, ...
Second consecutive absence of Tamara Falcó in ‘El hormiguero’ for personal reasons
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Second consecutive absence of Tamara Falcó in ‘El hormiguero’ for personal reasons

After the interview with the footballer Joaquín Sánchez this Thursday in The anthill, Pablo Motos gave way to the gathering, where Tamara Falcó was absent again, like last week, but to which Nuria Roca returned - who was also absent last Thursday due to his daughter's illness - to accompany Juan del Val, Cristina Pardo and María Dabán.Motos alluded to personal matters of the collaborator to justify her absence: "As around Tamara Falcó there is a certain movement of the heart, I want to clarify that he has not been able to come for his classes The blue cordon, I repeat it again, and we have incompatibility this week, but the next one will come back"explained the presenter.And he added that his c...
Handicap: 1,000 young “accessibility ambassadors” recruited into civic service
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Handicap: 1,000 young “accessibility ambassadors” recruited into civic service

A thousand young people recruited into civic service as “accessibility ambassadors” before the end of 2022, this is the objective set by the government. These young adults, recruited for six to twelve months, will have the mission of going in pairs to meet establishments open to the public (ERP) "daily": traders, artisans and small places of performance, and engage in dialogue on the handicap.The missions are concrete: to take stock of the accessibility of the premises, to inform the existing systems and to identify the accessibility of each place welcoming the public. The device, led by the Secretary of State for Disabled People, Sophie Cluzel, and the Secretary of State for Youth, Sarah El Haïri, has already been tested in 2020 in 13 communities (Vannes, Clichy-la-Gare...
The Estudiantes ends up descending after several years flirting with the LEB Oro
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The Estudiantes ends up descending after several years flirting with the LEB Oro

It was the story of a death foretold. The victory of RETAbet Bilbao Basket over Joventut (94-73) condemned the Movistar Students to the descent. The college outfit had been flirting with a girl for several seasons. LEB Oro to which he now descends after leading in the highest competition in Spanish basketball since 1957. The Movistar Estudiantes has made one of those of Pedro and the Wolf or of the pitcher that goes to the fountain. In the 2011-12 and 2015-16 seasons, the drop in dispatches was spared, after having lost the category on the court. On those two occasions, the LEB teams that had been promoted were unable to do so due to the economic conditions imposed by the ACB.A...