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Iranian women's movement

Simone de Beauvoir 2023 Prize for Iranian Movement “Women, Life and Freedom!”

The movement for Iranian women’s freedom, which has resonated around the world, will receive a prestigious recognition in Paris next week.

Charities in Paris: How to Help People in Need Over the Festive Season

Christmas is a time of giving and goodwill. What better way to spread some festive goodwill than by volunteering or making a donation to a charity which helps people in need?
tree time

Tree Time Experiment in Paris: A Mindful Nature Pause in Difficult Times

A health and wellness coach teaches us how to handle stress in urban settings by taking nature walks and finding your favorite tree.
Mahsa Amini

Woman, Life, Freedom! Why I Heard the Rallying Call for Mahsa Amini

A young American Iranian woman who studied in Paris says the first Iranian Women's revolution is happening now and the world is watching.
expat or immigrant

Living in France Forever: Are you an Expat or an Immigrant?

Just where do you fit in when you move abroad and stay? An American who declares she is living in France forever searches for the meaning of her identity as an expat or immigrant.
dinner for one

Dinner for One in Paris: When Exhilarating Love Becomes Excruciating Pain

A New-Yorker moves to Paris for love, but when the fairytale romance falls apart, she saves herself by making dinner for one.
dating app

The French Bachelor as Seen Through his Dating App Profile

Our favorite seasoned expat in Paris shares her astute observations on how to recognize the real French man behind those dating apps.
Cancer Support France

Cancer Support France: How an Active Listener Can be Your Best Ally

Living with cancer and its treatment is difficult enough, but dealing with it in a foreign language it is even more complex. Learn about Cancer Support France, which offers free, valuable support to English speaking cancer patients and their loved ones.
Blue and yellow flowers Place de la Republique

A Ukrainian-Canadian in Paris Speaks of Survival and Strength to Rally Help

A new war that has exploded in Ukraine brings back painful memories for a Ukrainian-Canadian living in France. Images of destruction and war victims are inciting people around the world to help Ukraine.
Ukrainians under bridge

How You Can Help Ukraine from France and Internationally

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has sparked the largest refugee crisis in Europe since WWII. Want to help but not sure how? We've rounded up some ways you can help victims of the war from France and internationally.