• 22 April 2019

    Donate to Rebuild Notre-Dame

    How can I donate to the reconstruction of Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris?

    Following the fire that devastated part of Notre-Dame cathedral, many initiatives have been set up to collect donations for the reconstruction. Four partners are working alongside the French government to enable everyone to contribute to the renaissance of this jewel..

  • 9 January 2019

    French American Innovation Day 2019 - Houston

    The Office for Science & Technology of the Consulate general of France Houston organizes, in collaboration with the French-American Chamber of Commerce and the French Foreign Trade Advisors, the second edition of the French American Innovation Day in Houston next March 7th, 2019.

  • 19 July 2018

    Building a lasting peace and combatting fragilities

    1.6 billion people live in States considered to be fragile for economic, political, security, societal or environmental reasons.

    Since these situations are sources of crises and conflicts, France is stepping up its work with a new strategy which was adopted by the Interministerial Committee for International Cooperation and Development (CICID)* in February 2018.

  • 7 May 2018

    Opening of the Visa Application Centre in Houston

    To better welcome the public and reduce waiting times, the Consulate General of France in Houston will outsource the collection of visa applications to VFS Global.

  • 8 March 2018

    France’s commitment to gender equality around the world

    Gender inequality continues to be an issue around the world, and has even worsened in some regions. To address this problem, France is enhancing the effectiveness and consistency of the gender actions in its development assistance and external action policies.


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