“The lack of transparency on military nuclear waste poses a serious democratic problem”

Tribune. Since the 1950s, waste with a lifetime of several thousand years, for some of it, has been voluntarily produced within the framework of the program French nuclear military. The burden for current and future generations is “officially” already 150,000 m3 radioactive waste resulting from the development, manufacture, testing, deployment, dismantling of nuclear weapons, such … Read more

“The lack of mastery of technologies weakens our ability to negotiate with Big Tech”

Tribune. In July 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled that the agreement authorizing the transfer of European personal data to the United States, known as “Privacy Shield”, was null and void, because Europeans had no effective way to challenge U.S. government surveillance. In response, the Irish Data Protection Commission issued … Read more

Sanitary pass deactivated for lack of a booster dose from January 15: 10 questions to understand

Control of a health pass, in August 2021 in Paris, Gare de Lyon. ADRIENNE SURPRISING / AP After the beginning of the deactivations of the health pass for the over 65s who did not receive their booster dose in time, on December 15, it is the turn of the population aged 18 and over to … Read more

In Iran, jailed poet Baktash Abtin dies for lack of access to healthcare

Iranian writer Baktash Abdin, in an undated photo posted on Reporters Without Borders Twitter account. RSF / TWITTER Before serving his six-year prison sentence, in September 2020, Iranian poet and director Baktash Abtin recorded and posted a video in which he explained his reasons for not fleeing his sentence and his homeland. “What is lacking … Read more

Trouble due to lack of vaccination: Djokovic apparently has to leave Australia – WELT

Dhe Australian government has canceled tennis star Novak Djokovic’s visa. Djokovic “failed to provide the necessary evidence to enter Australia, and his visa was then canceled,” said the Australian Border Guard on Thursday (local time). The entry of the Serbs to Australia has thus been refused. The world number 1 tennis player was told that … Read more

Dépakine: Sanofi found responsible for a lack of vigilance and information on risks

A Sanofi factory in Mourenx, in the south-west of France. IROZ GAIZKA / AFP The Paris court ruled on Wednesday January 5 that the French pharmaceutical group Sanofi had “Committed a fault by failing to fulfill its obligation of vigilance and its obligation to inform” concerning the risks of its drug Depakine for the fetus … Read more

Rouen University Hospital launches an indefinite strike to denounce the lack of resources

The emergency staff of the Rouen University Hospital started an indefinite strike on Monday, December 27 to protest against the deterioration of their working conditions and the lack of human and material resources. The notice was filed by CFDT, CGT, SUD and FO. “Monday morning, the rate of strikers is 100%, the striking agents are … Read more

Martinique: “There is a lack of a collective, strong, courageous, assertive, non-consensual and non-populist local political voice”

Tribune Martinique is going through a period of generalized unrest which has been exacerbated by the health crisis and the rejection of the public health protocol put in place by the French government in response to the pandemic. While the population is still sore from the mourning of the last few months during which the … Read more

Vaccination pass: before the examination of the bill, the opposition criticizes a “lack of anticipation” vis-à-vis the tests

Several people wait in front of a pharmacy, before taking a test to detect if they are positive for SARS-CoV-2, on December 23, 2021 in Paris. STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN / AFP While waiting to judge the vaccine pass bill on paper, the opposition criticizes the government about Covid-19 screening tests. The deputy La France insoumise … Read more

Michelle Bachelet: “In the Sahel, the lack of transparency feeds speculations, fears and tensions”

Michelle Bachelet, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, in Geneva on September 13, 2021. FABRICE COFFRINI / AFP United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet toured Burkina Faso and Niger from November 28 to December 4. You return from Burkina Faso and Niger, two countries in serious security crisis. Does this not … Read more