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Activists vow tough acts for nature

The Manila Times 16 Apr 2021
MAASTRICHT ... “The pandemic hit right at the moment when we were peaking in terms of mobilization,” said Nicolas Haeringer from the environmental group 350.org ... In September, the global congress of the International Union for Conservation of Nature is set to take place in the French port city of Marseille, Covid permitting ... .
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Climate activists look to 2021 to rebound from pandemic

Urdu Point 16 Apr 2021
In 2019, millions of people, led by student and youth organisations, flooded the world's streets to demand that governments act to stave off the worst effects of global warming ... In September, the global congress of the International Union for Conservation of Nature is set to take place in the French port city of Marseille, Covid permitting ... ....
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Climate activists look to 2021 to rebound from pandemicWhile the internet is ideal for laying ...

Deccan Herald 16 Apr 2021
In 2019, millions of people, led by student and youth organisations, flooded the world's streets to demand that governments act to stave off the worst effects of global warming ... In September, the global congress of the International Union for Conservation of Nature is set to take place in the French port city of Marseille, Covid permitting ... COVID-19.
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'Lost paradise' as Mediterranean edges ever closer to home

Urdu Point 15 Apr 2021
Historical sites risk being swallowed up, among them gems such as the Cosquer Cave near the port city of Marseille ... The state has long built hundreds of thousands of homes, ports, businesses and infrastructure on the southern coast in areas "which happened to be fragile, low and sandy", Brun, the geographer, said.
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Macron’s collusion with COVID has not destroyed France’s spirit

Open Democracy 13 Apr 2021
For the assembly, some hundred-plus activists had come together from the Criée, in a former fish auction house on the waterfront of the Marseilles’ Old Port, and the Merlan theatre, created some 40 years ago in one of the city’s densely packed neighbourhoods of concrete flats after the police killing of a local man.
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In battle with US for global sway, China showers money on Europe’s neglected areas

Live Mint 13 Apr 2021
Liege and Duisburg are both part of the Belt and Road initiative, although Germany and Belgium haven’t formally signed up to it, according to Chinese state media and local port officials ... Chinese shipping groups own terminals or share ownership in around a dozen European ports including Antwerp, Rotterdam, Valencia and Marseille.
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Quarantine and the Holy Week

The Manila Times 31 Mar 2021
In 1377, according to Paine, “the Great Council of Ragusa (Dubrovnik) held ships for thirty days if their port of origin was experiencing an outbreak of the plague. In 1383, the port of Marseilles started to keep ships for forty days (quarantina giorni).” ... The practice was replicated in other places and became universal ... .
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Suez Canal opens, but shipping will be snarled for months

Live Mint 31 Mar 2021
Shipowners, exporters and importers are now racing to secure berths and containers at ports, while warning of delays and higher costs for cargoes that are slowly starting to move toward their destinations again ... “A floodgate is going to open, and it will be a fight to get into the ports," said Bjorn O.
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Waste carbon from steel production can be recycled into new products

Phys Dot Org 31 Mar 2021
Gases from steel processing can be used to make materials for products like insulation boards and wood coatings, concludes an EU-funded project ... Dr ... Such a collaboration was evaluated by the Carbon4PUR project at the port of Marseille-Fos, France, where an ArcelorMittal steel mill is located in immediate proximity to a Covestro production plant ... Dr.
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How the Greek diaspora rallied to defend the 1821 War of Independence 

Arab News 24 Mar 2021
WASHINGTON, D.C. ... The actual call to arms was propagated outside Greek territory by Alexandros Ypsilantis in February 1821 ... Investing in education, many resided in various European metropoles of the time, such as Paris, Vienna, Marseille and Odessa. Major ports of the empire — especially Izmir, Chios and Thessaloniki — became the movement’s center.
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AstraZeneca hails US trials but poll shows European worries

Live Mint 22 Mar 2021
In the French Mediterranean port city of Marseille, roughly 6,500 people -- mostly young and mostly without masks -- took part in a carnival parade, flouting a ban on public gatherings. "Nothing justifies that we undermine our collective efforts to keep the virus at bay," said Marseille mayor Benoit Payan, adding that he was "outraged" by the event.
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AstraZeneca hails US trials as EU rows with UK over supplies

The New Arab 22 Mar 2021
Irish prime minister Micheal Martin said such a move would be "a very retrograde step," while Britain's leader urged the European Union not to carry out its threat ... In the French Mediterranean port city of Marseille, roughly 6,500 people - mostly young and mostly without masks - took part in a carnival parade, flouting a ban on public gatherings.
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Police Use Tear Gas at Marseille Carnival That Violates Coronavirus Restrictions - Reports

Urdu Point 21 Mar 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 22nd March, 2021) Police used tear gas to disperse participants in an unauthorized carnival in the French port city of Marseille, local media report.
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