Where to Travel Aboard Small-Ship Ocean Cruises
During a 12-night “Natural Wonders of the Amazon” itinerary in 2018 and 2019, Le Champlain will sail the Amazon River between Manaus and Cayenne, French Guiana, which has homes of pink, yellow and turquoise. Despite the Amazon's march into ...
US warns against travel to French Guiana amid social unrest
Large protests have spread throughout French Guiana, blocking roads to neighbouring Brazil and Suriname, prompting the US government to issue a travel warning Friday for the French territory in South America. Hundreds of people have taken part in ...
French Guiana hit by strike as protests paralyze territory
Strikes Shut Down French Guiana, With Effects Resonating in Paris
Ariane 5 launch facing further delays as a general strike hits French Guiana
French Guiana, in South America, seeks more autonomy from France
OF ALL the voters fuming about neglect by out-of-touch politicians in distant Paris, the people of French Guiana have perhaps the strongest case. It is the ... Two main roads connect the principal towns along the coast but in the interior people travel ...
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ViaSat's satellite launch delayed due to civil unrest in French Guiana
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People gather outside the prefecture in Cayenne, French Guiana on March 30 ahead of the start of negotiations with the French overseas and interior ministers. Life in French Guiana has ... The U.S. State Department issued a travel alert. Protesters are ...
French Guiana protesters demand 'immediate' €2.5 billion aid package
Neglected for Decades, French Guiana Demands Investments and Not Charity From France
France offers one billion euros aid to French Guiana
French Guiana: The part of South America facing a total shutdown
Discontent over living standards in French Guiana has led to a large-scale blockade on Monday. The territory has regained control of its space station (more on that later) but anger there is not going away. Despite being in South America, French Guiana ...
Activists behind French Guiana unrest call for shutdown of overseas territory
French Guiana strikes lifted after aid package agreed with Paris
An AFP journalist said the government and the collective spearheading the protests signed a deal in Cayenne late on Friday, just two days before France's presidential election. Under the accord, the French government pledged to provide €2.1bn (£1.85bn ...
French Guiana protests end with agreement
French Guiana : Activists end crippling protest after deal
French election: early voting in overseas territories and other countries
Why are the people of French Guiana so angry?
Over 20,000 people rallied on 28 March in Cayenne and Saint-Laurent du Maroni, in French Guiana, to protest against a whole raft of problems affecting this French territory located in South America. The protestors included the members of a group called ...
Rockets in the jungle: Understanding French Guiana's social unrest
According to Stéphane Granger of the Institute of Latin American Studies (IHEAL), who teaches in Guiana's capital, Cayenne, the crisis sweeping the far-flung territory is rooted in its distinctive geography and history. “French Guiana has come a long ...
French Guiana negotiations revived after overseas minister apologises
French Guiana crisis: what you need to know
French Guiana crisis: what you need to know. LCI/TF1. Strikes and protests over crime and ... In 1964, French Prime Minister Georges Pompidou chose Guiana as the new base for France's space travel, replacing their Sahara base in Algeria. Its spaceport ...
The rise of violence in French Guiana has roots in the colonial past
French Guiana's January carnival is normally a fun and festive occasion. But this year, a young man was severely beaten by ten other teenagers during the procession, marring the celebrations. The violence prompted Cayenne's mayor to forbid anyone who ...
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