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Correction: Philanthropy-Darren Walker story

News-Press Now 27 May 2022
French ambassador Philippe Etienne listed off projects that the Ford Foundation and Walker have supported, including art residencies both in France and the U.S., and a planned exhibition highlighting the many Black American artists who spent time in France especially after World War II.
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Ford Foundation's Darren Walker gets France's highest honor

The Philadelphia Tribune 27 May 2022
French ambassador Philippe Etienne listed off projects that the Ford Foundation and Walker have supported, including art residencies both in France and the U.S., and a planned exhibition highlighting the many Black American artists who spent time in France especially after World War II.
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France Promoting New Education Projects In Azerbaijan - Ambassador

MENA FN 27 May 2022
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency) BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 27. France is promoting new education projects in Azerbaijan, Ambassador of France to Azerbaijan Zacharie Gross said while answering questions ... .
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17 years post-Katrina, New Orleans-area protections complete

The Associated Press 27 May 2022
The African Development Bank pledged approximately $6.5 billion for the wall by 2025 during the U.N.'s climate conference in November last year following an effort led by France in early 2021 which committed $14.5 billion towards the project, falling significantly short of the WRI's estimate.
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Chinese atrocities, Bangladesh floods, and a toned-down Davos: The Cheat Sheet

The New Humanitarian 27 May 2022
The project involved looking at long-forgotten historical records, hand-written ledgers, and other documents that tell the story of how, just two decades after Haiti achieved independence in 1804, France threatened war, demanding that Haiti pay for land and slaves it lost during its colonial pillaging.
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'Cursed Bunny' misses out on Int'l Booker Prize

Korea Times 27 May 2022
Septology VI-VII" written by Jon Fosse and translated from Norwegian by Damion Searls, "Heaven" written by Mieka Kawakami and translated from Japanese by Sam Bett and David Boyd and "Elena Knows" written by Claudia Pineiro and translated from Spanish by Frances Riddle.
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Biography paints author in bearable lightness

China.dot.org 27 May 2022
In 1975, Kundera went into exile in France with his wife Vera, teaching for a living while continuing his writing ... Released in 1979, it was the author's first published work following his exile to France ... projects that the Shanghai Translation Publishing House has underway.
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Loop Industries Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year Fiscal 2022 Results And Provides Update On ...

Eagle-Tribune 27 May 2022
The BDP engineering package is the foundation for which all of the Infinite Loop™ projects in Asia, Europe and North America will be built ... Adaptation of the engineering has now started to meet the specifications for Korea and France. The next milestone in this project is the ...
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Today in History: May 27, Queen Mary's maiden voyage

York News-Times 27 May 2022
Today in History. Today is Friday, May 27, the 147th day of 2022 ... v ... On this date. ... McCool property owner says he supports K-Junction Solar Project. In 1941, the British Royal Navy sank the German battleship Bismarck off France with a loss of some 2,000 lives, three days after the Bismarck sank the HMS Hood with the loss of more than 1,400 lives ... is 86 ... .
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Irish authorities approves subsea power link to France

PV Magazine 26 May 2022
Ireland has given the green light to install a 700 MW, high-voltage direct current submarine power cable between its southern coast and the northwestern coast of France ... The two grid operators aim to build the “Celtic Interconnector” subsea link between Ireland and France.
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‘Lupin’ Star Omar Sy Inks First-Look TV Deal at HBO Max

The Hollywood Reporter 26 May 2022
Under the exclusive pact, Sy and HBO Max will develop series projects together in his home country of France as well as for the United States and other parts of the world ... and produced in France ... He is repped by CAA, Agence Adequat in France, Narrative and Sloane Offer.
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Ford Foundation’s Darren Walker gets France’s highest honor

The Grio 26 May 2022
French ambassador Philippe Etienne listed off projects that the Ford Foundation and Walker have supported, including art residencies both in France and the U.S., and a planned exhibition highlighting the many Black American artists who spent time in France especially after World War II.
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South Africa needs $250bn for clean energy transition: Report

Al Jazeera 26 May 2022
It said about half of the total investment, $125bn, will be needed to ramp up wind and solar power projects as the country mothballs coal-fired plants that currently supply most of its energy needs ... Besides building up renewable projects and infrastructure, the funding is also earmarked for gas plants and new transmission lines.
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Facebook’s new data-sharing plans raise old concerns

Columbia Journalism Review 26 May 2022
Interest in research about Facebook and its impact on society intensified last October with the release of the Facebook Papers, a trove of internal documents that Frances Haugen, a whistleblower and former Facebook project manager, leaked to the media ... France and data.
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At Davos, climate activists say major issues ignored

The Associated Press 26 May 2022
The African Development Bank pledged approximately $6.5 billion for the wall by 2025 during the U.N.'s climate conference in November last year following an effort led by France in early 2021 which committed $14.5 billion towards the project, falling significantly short of the WRI's estimate.

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