En 2012 en Égypte, ce manifestant brandissait le drapeau du pays ainsi que les emblèmes de l'islam et de la chrétienté, symbole de paix et d'œcuménisme. Crédit Alisdare Hickson.

Sinai, the flight of Egypt’s Coptic Christians

PROOFREAD BY THOMAS SHACKLOCK The flight of Sinai’s Copts to Ismailia follows deadly attacks and a threatening video released by the group ISIL. Analysis of the situation of these national refugees.  Migration to the West, but also to the East Whereas the Western world has its eyes drawn to the refugees reaching its boarders, it […]

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Refugee conference: key points

TRANSLATED BY LISETE FERNANDES AND THOMAS SHACKLOCK Le Journal International was present at the conference « Réfugiés : le choix de l’accueil » organized by the association Forum Réfugiés – Cosi Wednesday, February 22nd in Villeurbanne (France). Called to share their testimonies, the associations and the elected representatives commented on such subjects as the welcoming of […]

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Portugal plays the silver economy card

TRANSLATED BY ALISON ARLOW AND LISETE FERNANDES An increasing number of pensioners decide to spend their retirement days in Portugal, making a return on the Lusitanian silver economy. Portugal, alongside Greece, was considered for as the weak link in Europe during the debt crisis. Abandoned by investors, financial circles expected the worst for the national […]

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Buenos Aires, from Kirchner to Macri, part 2 : The ‘before and after’ of a Latin American capital

TRANSLATED BY NAJWA WAHBI AND LUCY HARRIES Over a year ago, in December 2015, the current President of Argentina, Mauricio Macri, was replaced by Cristina Kirchner. A transition from left to right, the reopening of the markets… political change that pleases the international players. An analysis of the capital, Buenos Aires. Previously on this file […]

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Buenos Aires, from Kirchner to Macri, part 1 : The ‘before and after’ of a Latin American capital

TRANSLATED BY NAJWA WAHBI AND CAROLINE CARDEN Over a year ago, in December 2015, the current president of Argentina, Mauricio Macri, replaced by Cristina Kirchner. A transition from left to right, the reopening of the markets… a political change that pleases the international players An analysis taken from the capital, Buenos Aires. At the end […]

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Crédit Justine Rodier.

(Français) Vivez la COP22 en temps réel

Sorry, this entry is only available in French. Justine RodierEtudiante en master à la Sorbonne j’ai toujours été curieuse, ce qui me pousse à voyager depuis plusieurs années. A travers le Journal International, j’espère vous faire partager expériences enrichissantes et découvertes atypiques.

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