Francesca German

36 articles published by Francesca German.


Mediterranean wildlife particularly at risk from climate change

According to a recent study by University College London (UCL), animals in tropical and Mediterranean areas will be more severely...

How washing your clothes harms the environment… and your health

Since the commercialisation of synthetic fibres in the late 40s, an estimated 5.6 million tons of synthetic microfibres have ended...

A French startup wants you to eat blue algae

Could eating blue algae save the planet? That is the latest idea of French startup Kyanos, which creates plant-based proteins...

Oh, deer! The wildlife photography awards bringing comedy to conservation

A vomiting penguin and a turtle pointing its middle finger at the camera: the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards call themselves...

Wake-up call? Countries are failing to stop ‘unprecedented biodiversity loss’

In a disastrous week for environmentalists, the UN announced that not one of the 20 Aichi biodiversity targets for the...

Prince Albert of Monaco co-founds global fund to protect coral reefs

The Global Fund for Coral Reefs was launched on 16 September during the 75th session of the UN General Assembly. Co-founded...

CC Forum: “Green Davos” sustainable investment forum comes to Monaco

From 23 to 25 September 2020, Monaco welcomes under the High Patronage of Prince Albert II the 4th edition of...

The story behind this €3 million comic book cover

If you stand on the Boulevard des Moulins and look through the bay window of Artcurial’s Monaco offices, you can...

Experience. Lunch with works of art

The gilded interior is fully Parisian, but the menu remains deeply Mediterranean. The restaurant Quai des Artistes, located at the...