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Herculis EBS 2020 meeting online ticketing is open

11 th stage of the Diamond League, the meeting Herculis EBS 2020 will be held Friday, July 10, 2020. The fans can already get their precious sesame and so regain the World Athletics elite at the Stade Louis II. In 2019, the faithful Monegasque spectators at the Herculis EBS meeting marveled at Sifan Hassan's outstanding performances at the Brave Like Gabe Mile, punctuated by a world record, Piotr Lisek at the pole or Sydney McLaughlin at the 400m hurdles. The program of the event 2020 is already rich of 10 events counting for the Diamond Race to which will be added additional tests and many animations as each year: Women : 100m 400m 3000m s 400m hurdles Pole vault Discus throw Man: 800m 1500m 110m hurdles High jump Long jump Offers for ...

COP25 - Monaco participates in the high-level segment of the 25th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention

On 11 December, as part of the high-level segment of COP 25, currently being held in Madrid, HE Mr. Jean-Luc Van Klaveren, Monaco's Ambassador to Spain, delivered the national intervention of the Principality. The Ambassador detailed the action plan of the Prince's Government to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while recalling the solidarity of the Principality towards developing countries. Discussions are under way to finalize the Paris Agreement Rules Manual, before the crucial 2020 deadline, which is to see its effective implementation. While the latest report of the United Nations Environment Program on global climate activity shows that the current trajectory will not limit global warming to 1.5 ° C, this Conference was placed by the ...

Monaco acquires two connected sports stations and a Parkour playground

The new connected sports resort MonaMove and the Parkour playground, located on the New Dike, at the Esplanade Stefano Casiraghi, were inaugurated today in the presence of Marie-Pierre Gramaglia, Government Advisor-Minister for Equipment , Environment and Urbanism, Frédéric Genta, Interministerial Delegate in charge of Digital Transition and former French rugby international, Sébastien Chabal. " These two new accessible and free spaces illustrate the development of sport for all in the city and contribute to improving the quality of life. A playful, free and connected practice ", underlines Marie-Pierre Gramaglia. " MonaMove, a sports station connected outdoors and free, aims to facilitate and support the practice of spo...

A delegation of firefighters from Monaco to Lugano

Fifteen years after the signing of the Twinning Agreement between the Monaco Fire Department and the Lugano * Fire Department, a delegation traveled to Lugano on Saturday, December 7 and Sunday, December 8. Ticino. The delegation, led by Patrice Cellario, Government Counselor - Minister of the Interior, and Colonel Tony Varo, Commander of the Force Publique, was composed of Lieutenant Colonel Norbert Fassiaux, Head of the Monaco Fire Department. Captain Yann Payen, officer of the Bureau Formation Instruction Sport, Major Serge Daffara, Chief of the Fontvieille Rescue Center, Adjutant Patrice Jacob, President of the NCOs, Corporal Fabien Fieni, President of the Corporations and Sapper 1 st class Vialla Jory, President of NCM. This annive...

Monaco joins the international day of the mountain

December 11th is declared by the United Nations General Assembly as International Day of the Mountain. Monaco, which adheres to the Convention for the Protection of the Alps, and which is located at the end of the alpine arc, wanted to mark this event with an exhibition dedicated to the mountain. From December 11, 2019 to January 31, 2020, you will discover at the Galerie des Pêcheurs, an exhibition of photos by Jean-Pierre Debernardi, President of the Association Art Photo Monaco, on the theme "Hiking in the Southern Alps" ". Organized by the Directorate of the Environment, this event offers the opportunity to admire the Alps and the mountains from a different perspective. For the record, mountain preservation is an impo...

Marine Protected Areas Study Presented at the Permanent Mission of Monaco to the UN

On December 4, 2019, as part of a meeting of the Group of Friends of Oceans and Seas *, Dr. Ellen Pikitch, Professor at Stony Brook University, New York, and Chief Scientific Officer of the Ocean Sanctuary Alliance, presented a study entitled "Gaps in the Protection of Important Ocean Areas **" at the Permanent Mission of Monaco to the United Nations in New York. This presentation shows that many maritime regions identified as needing protection are not designated as Marine Protected Areas, especially in Exclusive Economic Zones ***. The interest of this study lies in the analysis of data compiled on the World Database on Protected Areas database managed by the United Nations Environment Program and the International Union for th...

The PM of Monaco to the UN receives the President of the International Olympic Committee and the Chairman of the OC for the Tokyo 2020 Games

On Monday, 9 December, before the adoption by the General Assembly of the resolution on the Olympic Truce, a meeting of the Group of Friends of Sport for Sustainable Development was held at the Permanent Mission of Monaco to the United Nations, New York. The President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Dr. Thomas BACH, and the Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Mr. Yoshiro Mori, shared with the members of the Group the issues of the next Games. The IOC Permanent Observer to the United Nations, Luis Moreno, IOC member and President of the Inter-American Development Bank, was attending a meeting of the Group for the first time. From the gender balance among athletes to the partic...

The Wood Charter rewards its 2019 winners

The 2019 event, organized at the Hôtel Métropole Monte-Carlo, itself a signatory to the Charter, was an opportunity to reward, at a cocktail conference, the most committed signatories. Were honored this year because of their good results: DORO Activity: packaging Progress: improvement in the global management of wood products PLANETE GENERATION Activity: Ink Cartridge Recycling Progress: Improvement in overall paper management MONACO FURNITURE SERVICE Activity: Furniture Progress: Improvement in the overall management of paper TREMPLIN PROMOTION Activity: Wooden promotional items Progress: Improvement in the overall management of wooden products VP INTERNATIONAL (Vereinigte Papierwarenfrabriken GmbH) Activity: Printing, p...

Event: Monaco commits itself against deforestation

A review of Monaco Telecom's accession to the Wood Charter held in the presence of Martin Peronnet, General Manager of Monaco Telecom, and several Monegasque figures. This program was launched in 2011 by the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation (FPA2) alongside the Government of Monaco, MC2D and IMEDD....

Visit of a representative of the International Agency for Research on Cancer

On Friday, December 6, 2019, the Department of Social Affairs and Health was visited by a representative of the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) to explore opportunities for collaboration. Linked to the World Health Organization (WHO), this international body focuses its research on the causes and prevention of cancer with a view to formulating public health recommendations. After a fruitful meeting, in the presence of the Director of the Action Sanitaire, representatives of the Princess Grace Hospital, the Department of External Relations and Cooperation and the Scientific Center of Monaco, several avenues for collaboration are drawn: IARC's expertise could enable the hospital to establish a cancer registry and samples...

INSIDE: AS Monaco 3-0 Amiens

Monaco has largely won against Amiens (3-0) after making the difference in the second half. Wissam Ben Yedder showed the way. Maripán and Baldé confirmed the second red and white success of the week. All the scenes of the meeting with our camera in the Louis-II tunnel and in the field....

The National Committee of Traditions Monégasques celebrates its patron saint

Friday, December 6, the National Committee of Traditions Monégasques paid tribute to Saint Nicolas, his patron saint. After Mass in the Monegasque language celebrated by Mgr. Fabrice Gallo, presided over by Mgr. Bernard Barsi, Archbishop of Monaco, and animated by the U Cantin d'A Roca, the children of the schools presented a skit of the Legend of Saint Nicolas. This celebration took place in the presence of many personalities, including Stéphane Valeri, President of the National Council, Patrice Cellario, Government Counselor Minister of the Interior and Françoise Gamerdinger, representing the Mayor of Monaco....