Discover French innovation on our Medium page

We opened a page on the social network Medium: you can follow us at medium.com/@if_estonie This page will be dedicated to French innovation at a time when the digital revolution is transforming our cultures, economies, cities and societies. You can already read our first post focusing on transparent governments and citizen participation:

"Why Paris will be the world capital of digital democracy in December 2016 3000 people will attend the Open Government Partnership Global Summit"

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Culturethèque – A little of blues

Jun 13 2017

Here a selection of blues discs that you can find in Culturethèque:   THE DUST I OWN - LAINO & BROKEN SEEDS 1. Bo Weavil 2. Boogie Tale 3. Fate of a Gambler 4. Old Tape of Memories 5. The Dust I Own 6. On the Wood 7. What Once Was Dead 8. Can't Wake Myself Up 9. Pay...

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Culturethèque – Tribute to Jacques Prévert

Jun 27 2017

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the death of the French poet, here you have a selection of some of his poetry collection: FATRAS "La poésie peut naître des images aussi bien que des mots, surtout chez un Prévert qui, d'abord homme de cinéma, a un sens très aigu de l'image et de...

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Culturethèque – A collection of informative comics

Jun 1 2017

With this Culurethèque selection, we suggest you to discover a few comics which combine entertainment and learning. "La Petite Bédéthèque des Savoirs" broaches diversified themes as history, society, nature and associates to every comic a specialist of the subject and a drawer. Theses books...

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Culturethèque – Focus on crime fiction

Apr 19 2017

The 13th edition of the International Festival "Quais du Polar" was held in Lyon, France, from March 31st to April 2nd 2017. This festival has become the place to be for crime fiction lovers. This year it explored Europe from East to West, by presenting countries such as Germany, Romania, and even...

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Open government and digital democracy: an interview published in Sirp

Apr 10 2017

In January, we organized a debate with French and Estonian experts on the topic Is the Future of our Democracies Online? and invited to Tallinn Ms Laure Lucchesi, expert on open data, and head of the mission Etalab* within the services of the French Prime minister. Laure Lucchesi gave an interview...

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Opening of the new Camille Claudel Museum

Mar 30 2017

Between 1876 and 1879, Camille Claudel spent three years as a teenager in the small town of Nogent-sur-Seine in the department of Aube, some one hundred kilometers from Paris. These were determining years for the young artist as she met her future master and "discoverer" of her talent, French...

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Papanosh and a Chicken in a Bottle: an interview

Mar 27 2017

Raphaël Quenehen, you have performed in Estonia with Petite Vengeance in November 2015, as part of the Autumn Season of Jazzkaar, and you are coming here again in April 2017 with Papanosh to take part in the Jazzkaar Festival. How does it feel to be coming back to Estonia with your friends of...

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