Global civil society activity in France
France, officially the French Republic, is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The metropolitan area of France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean. It is bordered by Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany to the northeast, Switzerland and Italy to the east, and Andorra and Spain to the south. The overseas territories include French Guiana in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans. The country's 18 integral regions span a combined area of 643,801 square kilometres (248,573 sq mi) and a total population of 67.02 million. France is a unitary semi-presidential republic with its capital in Paris, the country's largest city and main cultural and commercial centre. Other major urban areas include Lyon, Marseille, Toulouse, Bordeaux, Lille and Nice. France, including its overseas territories, has the most number of time zones with total 12 time zones.
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From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report
Top 10 over 20 years
France is ranked #7 over a 20 year period,
with 13903 meetings since 1998.
Top 10 in 2018France is ranked #2 in 2018, with 455 meetings.
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Paris Convention and Visitors Bureauwebsite: http://en.parisinfo.com/
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Ville de Marseillewebsite: http://www.marseille.fr/sitevdm/jsp/site/Portal.jsp
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Lille Grand Palaiswebsite: http://www.lillegrandpalais.co.uk/
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Lyon Convention Bureauwebsite: http://www.en.lyon-france.com/
Organizations based in FranceAlliance for International Monasticism - Vanves
International Bureau of the Societies Administering the Rights of Mechanical Recording and Reproduction - Neuilly-sur-Seine
Soeurs de Saint-Joseph de Viviers - Aubenas
Alliance of Management Schools in European Capitals - Paris
International Federation for Parent Education - Sèvres
UNESCO Fellowships Programme - Paris
Regional Convention on the Recognition of Studies, Diplomas and Degrees in Higher Education in Asia and the Pacific - Paris
European Institute of Underwater Archeology - Paris
Ruralter Platform - Nogent-sur-Marne
Bridge Initiative International - Locmaria
Agence internationale pour le développement durable et l'économie sociale - Paris
RIGPA - Roqueredonde
Soeurs de la Sainte-Famille - Amiens
Association des professionnels de santé en coopération - Paris
Centre de rencontres et d'études des dirigeants des administrations fiscales - Paris
Solidarité homéopathie - Montpellier
Franciscan Missionaries of our Lady - Paris
Missionary Sisters of the Holy Ghost - Paris
Soeurs du Bon Sauveur - Bretteville-Odon
European Group of Research into Norms - Guyancourt
World Heritage Fund - Paris
European Network of Women Elected Representatives of Local and Regional Authorities - Paris
Sisters of St Thomas of Villanova - Neuilly-sur-Seine
Fédération mondiale des docteurs d'état et diplômés des universités de France - Paris
Future Events in FranceAnnual Meeting – International Society of Electrochemistry - Lyon2023 Quinquennial Congress – International Society for Plant Pathology - Lyon2023 Triennial General Assembly – International Union of Pure and Applied Physics - Paris2022 International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry – European Federation for Medicinal Chemistry - Nice2022 Symposium – International Symposium on Scientific Computing, Computer Arithmetic and Validated Numerical Computations - Nantes2022 Triennial Congress – International Association of Papyrologists - Paris2022 Quadrennial General Meeting and Congress – International Mineralogical Association - Lyon2022 Biennial Forum of Neuroscience – Federation of European Neuroscience Societies - Paris2022 International Conference on Surface Integrity – CIRP - The International Academy for Production Engineering - Lyon2022 Biennial Congress – European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy - Paris2022 Congress – International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids - Nantes2022 European Conference – World Hereford Council - Nantes2022 Congress – International Association for Greek and Latin Epigraphy - Bordeaux2022 International Conference – Association of European Economics Education - Lyon
Past Events in France
2019 Biennial Congress – World Allergy Organization - IAACI - Lyon
2019 Conference – European Algae Biomass Association - Paris
2019 Biennial Congress – European College of Sports Medicine and Exercise Physicians - Paris
2019 Colloque sur l'atténuation du changement climatique – Association Forêt Méditerranéenne - Paris
2019 Congrès Francophone de Chirurgie Digestive et Hépato-Biliaire – Congrès francophone de chirurgie digestive et hépato-bilio-pancréatique - Marne-la-Vallée
2019 European Day of Social Economy Enterprises – European Economic and Social Committee - Strasbourg
2019 TRUSTECH : International Trust Digital Technologies Conference - Cannes
2019 Colloque international sur les sécheresses, les étiages et les déficits en eau – International Hydrological Programme - Paris
2019 Biennial General Assembly – International Academic Union - Paris
2019 Annual Congress – International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy - Paris
2019 World Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility - Paris
2019 European Public Health Conference – European Public Health Association - Marseille
2019 Women's Forum Global Meeting – Women's Forum for the Economy and Society - Paris
2019 Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience International Conference – Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience International Conference - Paris
2019 Annual Scientific Meeting – International Spinal Cord Society - Nice
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