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Legend of the hummingbird

Picture of hummingbird

Zaz, a well-known singer in France, ¬†has released an album (and children’s book) in support of the Collibris foundation. One day, says the legend, there was an immense forest fire. All the animals, terrified, appalled, observed powerlessly the disaster. Single-handedly, the little hummingbird got a move on, gathering a few drops with its beak in… [read more]

French goes from strength to strength in Africa

Two women holding hands in friendship

The french language is one of the most commonly spoken languages in the world and it is the official language of 29 independent nations. A recent report predicts that French will continue to grow in prominence in Sub-Saharan Africa. The french link to Africa continues to grow. There are many historical links and the number… [read more]