10 new projects approved in the second half of 2017

8 micro-local development initiatives and 2 Health/Respiratory research projects were approved respectively by the Project Selection Committee and the Board of Directors in October and November 2017. A total of 284 projects have thus been approved by the Air [...]...

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Paris climate summit on 12/12/2017

An international climate summit was held in Paris on 12/12/2017, 2 years after the COP21 Paris agreement. The world is still not on track with the Paris targets and the recent summit aimed at mobilising Finance in the fight [...]...

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Antimicrobial Peptides, an alternative to antibiotics

During World War II, a new therapeutic strategy to combat bacterial infections made its first appearance: antibiotics. They are now a well-known response, maybe too much so: decades of use have led to increasing and multiple resistance of bacteria, [...]...

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Entrepreneurship: an answer for young Americans in difficulty

Disadvantaged college students in the State of Massachusetts, in the North East of the United States, have problems completing their secondary school studies, a situation that jeopardizes their search for employment. In 2010, two experienced entrepreneurs decided to offer [...]...

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Study of the Gabonese forests by WWF France

Supported by the Air Liquide Foundation, WWF France is measuring the carbon stored in the forests of Gabon. Collected every 5 years, the data will help assess the impact of climate change on these forests. The objective is to [...]...

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11 new projects approved in the second quarter of 2017

11 local development micro-initiatives were approved by the Projects Selection Committee in the second quarter of 2017. A total of 276 projects have thus been approved by the Air Liquide Foundation since its creation in 2008, with 330 employees [...]...

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