This news program from the Savoie department in southeastern France includes reports on an archeology park in Aussois, the Mont-Blanc Festival of Humor, the effects of global warming on the ski industry in the French Alps, and much more.
Global warming is threatening the ski industry in the French Alps. Many operators have to resort to snow guns to keep the slopes open as snowfall has halved in the last fifty years.
After the devastating earthquake, three French volunteer aid workers—a doctor, a nurse, and a rescue crew worker—spent two weeks in Haiti helping the country’s effort to begin to sort through the chaos. We hear the impressions of one of the workers upon his return to France.