The Centre de la francophonie des Amériques (CFA) is presenting its 4th edition of the Forum des jeunes ambassadeurs de la francophonie des Amériques for young francophone leaders in the Americas. The forum will be held from June 23-30, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
On November 20, at the semi-annual meeting of the International Emergency Management Group (IEMG), Mr. Guy Laroche, Deputy Minister of Québec's Ministry of Public Security, presented an assessment of the facts and actions undertaken following the July 6th rail tragedy in Lac-Mégantic, Québec.
On December 11th 2013, in Boston, the President of the Québec National Assembly, Mr. Jacques Chagnon and the President of the Massachusetts State House, Mrs. Therese Murray, signed a partnership between the National Assembly and the Massachusetts General Court of the Commonwealth.
Through the Bourse de mobilité des chercheurs program launched by the Centre de la francophonie des Amériques (CFA, you can get a $ 2,000 CAN mobility grant to present your research in French outside of your region.
On October 25-26, Bishop's University was the host of the Québec-Vermont Bio-Energy Challenge Forum. The forum is one of the actions taken by the Québec and Vermont governments following the cooperation agreement signed by the two regions in February 2013.
Do like Margaret Lawrence, Director of programming at the Hopkins Center for the Arts Program at Dartmouth College who attended the Marie Chouinard dance company show Henri Michaux - Movements and gymnopédiques at Danse Danse, with the financial support of the Québec Government Office in Boston (QGOB).
October was a busy month for our Academic Affairs Attachée, Laurence Gagnon. She traveled within Massachusetts and to Maine and New Hampshire to promote the Québec Government Office's services to French teachers, university professors and scholars interested in Québec!