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Accelerating the transition to a low carbon energy system

25 June - Paris

Ahead of COP21 in December this year, the FBC, in partnership with VISTA Think Tank, held a seminar in Paris to explore ways in which Britain and France can work together to influence the summit in Paris. Discussions included shale gas, renewable energies and how the two countries can help lead energy transition as well as the creation of a European carbon market.

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Ageing Conference - London

12 October 2015 - London

The focus of this seminar will be on current political and economic trends in the UK and France. Topics covered will include the importance of a change in attitude toward the older generation of workers, the steps which employers and governments must carry out in order to adapt to changing economic and demographic circumstances, and a discussion of the support needed for employees making this transition.

 

 

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SCHOOLS 2015 WEBSITE COMPETITION RESULTS

We are delighted to announce that St. Cuthbert’s College, St.Helens has won the top prize in FBC’s 2015 website competition!  We would also like to congratulate The Grey Coat Hospital School, London and St. Mary’s Catholic High School, Chesterfield for winning second and third place respectively. 

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Staff and members were warmly welcomed to the Residence of Ambassador Sylvie Bermann to celebrate the Fête Nationale. See the gallery here.

FBC staff and members are cycling to Paris in September, please support their efforts to raise donations for 'Community Action Nepal'

Ambassador Sylvie Bermann spoke at the recent FBC AGM on the UK elections. Read her speech here

Our Vice Chair, Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC MP gave the Palliser Lecture this year. He delivered a powerful speech on the UK's position within Europe.

CEO of Eurostar, Nicolas Petrovic talks to the FBC about our competition, which is supported by Eurostar every year.

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