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Communauté Urbaine
(including overseas)Departments (including overseas)ArrondissementsCantonsIntercommunality Métropole Communauté urbaine Communauté d'agglomération Communauté de communesCommunes Associated communes Municipal arrondissementsOthers in Overseas France Overseas collectivities Sui generis collectivity Overseas country Overseas territory Clipperton Island Communauté urbaine (French for "urban community") is the second most integrated form of intercommunality in France, after the Metropolis (French: métropole). A communauté urbaine is composed of a city (commune) and its independent suburbs (independent communes). The first communautés urbaines were created by the French Parliament on 31 December 1966. Originally there were only four, found in the metropolitan areas of Bordeaux, Lille, Lyon
Lyon
and Strasbourg. Later, others were created in other metropolitan areas
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Jean-Pierre Chevènement
Jean-Pierre Chevènement
Jean-Pierre Chevènement
(French: [ʒɑ̃ pjɛʁ ʃəvɛnmɑ̃]; born 9 March 1939[1]) is a French politician who served as a minister in the 1980s and 1990s and who was a candidate in the 2002 French presidential election. After serving as mayor of Belfort, he was elected to the Senate for the Territoire de Belfort
Belfort
in 2008. As a cofounder of the PS and founder of the Republican and Citizen Movement (MRC), he is a significant figure of the French left.Contents1 Biography1.1 Background 1.2 Beginning in politics 1.3 In governments 1.4 2002 presidential election 1.5 Citizen and Republican Movement2 Political profile 3 Political career 4 ReferencesBiography[edit] Background[edit] The Chevènement family is of Swiss origin, with their original name, Schwennemann, having been gallicized to Chevènement
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Dijon
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Dijon
Dijon
(French pronunciation: [diʒɔ̃] ( listen))[a] is a city in eastern France, capital of the Côte-d'Or
Côte-d'Or
département and of the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
region.[1] The earliest archaeological finds within the city limits of Dijon
Dijon
date to the Neolithic
Neolithic
period. Dijon
Dijon
later became a Roman settlement named Divio, located on the road from Lyon
Lyon
to Paris
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Lyon
Centre: Parc de la Tête d'Or, Confluence district and the Vieux Lyon. Bottom: Pont Lafayette, Part-Dieu district with the Place Bellecour
Place Bellecour
in foreground during Festival of Lights.FlagCoat of armsMotto(s): Avant, avant, Lion le melhor. (Old Franco-Provençal: Forward, forward, Lyon
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Clipperton Island
Clipperton Island
Clipperton Island
(French: Île de Clipperton or French: Île de la Passion; Spanish: Isla de la Pasión) is an uninhabited 6 km2 (2.3 sq mi) coral atoll in the eastern Pacific Ocean
Pacific Ocean
off the coast of Central America. It located 10,677 kilometres away from Paris, 5,400 km from Papeete, and 1,081 km from Mexico
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Strasbourg
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.Part of the series onAlsaceRot un Wiss, traditional flag of AlsaceHistory Germania Superior
Germania Superior
(Pagus Alsatiae) (83–475)
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New Caledonia
Coordinates: 21°15′S 165°18′E / 21.25°S 165.30°E / -21.25; 165.30New Caledonia Nouvelle-Calédonie (French)Flags of New CaledoniaMotto: "Terre de parole, terre de partage"[1] "Land of speech, land of sharing"Anthem: Soyons unis, devenons frères[1]EmblemStatus Sui generis
Sui generis
special collectivityCapital and largest city Nouméa 22°16′S 166°28′E / 22.267°S 166.467°E / -22.267; 166.467Official languages FrenchRecognised regional languagesDrehu Nengone Paicî Ajië Xârâcùùand 35 other native language
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Nice
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Nice
Nice
(/niːs/, French pronunciation: ​[nis]; Niçard Occitan: Niça, classical norm, or Nissa, nonstandard, pronounced [ˈnisa]; Italian: Nizza [ˈnittsa]; Greek: Νίκαια; Latin: Nicaea) is the fifth most populous city in France and the capital of the Alpes-Maritimes
Alpes-Maritimes
département
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Marseille
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Marseille
Marseille
(/mɑːrˈseɪ/; French: [maʁsɛj] ( listen), locally [mɑχˈsɛjə]; Provençal: Marselha [maʀˈsejɔ, -ˈsijɔ]), also known in British English
British English
as Marseilles, is the second-largest city of France
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Nancy, France
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.Part of the series onLorraineFlag of Lorraine
Lorraine
since the 13th centuryHistory
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Metropolitan France
Metropolitan France (French: France métropolitaine or la Métropole), also known as European France, is the part of France in Europe. It comprises mainland France and nearby islands in the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel (French: la Manche), and the Mediterranean Sea, including Corsica. Overseas France (la France d'outre-mer) is the collective name for the part of France outside Europe: French overseas regions (départements et régions d'outre-mer or DROM),[1] territories (territoires d'outre-mer or TOM), collectivities (collectivités d'outre-mer or COM), and the sui generis collectivity (collectivité sui generis) of New Caledonia. Metropolitan France and Overseas France together form the French Republic
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Bordeaux
www.bordeaux.frUNESCO World Heritage SiteOfficial name Bordeaux, Port of the MoonCriteria Cultural: ii, ivReference 1256Inscription 2007 (31st Session)Area 1,731 haBuffer zone 11,974 ha1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Bordeaux
Bordeaux
(French pronunciation: ​[bɔʁdo]; Gascon Occitan: Bordèu) is a port city on the Garonne
Garonne
River in the Gironde
Gironde
department in southwestern France. The municipality (commune) of Bordeaux
Bordeaux
proper has a population of 246,586 (2014)
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Clermont-Ferrand
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Clermont-Ferrand
Clermont-Ferrand
(French pronunciation: ​[klɛʁmɔ̃ fɛʁɑ̃], Auvergnat Clharmou[3][4], Latin: Augustonemetum) is a city and commune of France, in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
region, with a population of 141,569 (2012).[2] Its metropolitan area had 467,178 inhabitants at the 2011 census. It is the prefecture (capital) of the Puy-de-Dôme
Puy-de-Dôme
department. Olivier Bianchi is its current mayor. Clermont-Ferrand
Clermont-Ferrand
sits on the plain of Limagne
Limagne
in the Massif Central and is surrounded by a major industrial area
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Le Mans
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Le Mans
Le Mans
(pronounced [lə mɑ̃]) is a city in France, on the Sarthe
Sarthe
River. Traditionally the capital of the province of Maine, it is now the capital of the Sarthe
Sarthe
department and the seat of the Roman Catholic diocese of Le Mans. Le Mans
Le Mans
is a part of the Pays de la Loire region. Its inhabitants are called Manceaux and Mancelles
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Alençon
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Alençon
Alençon
(French pronunciation: [a.lɑ̃.sɔ̃] ( listen)) is a commune in Normandy, France, capital of the Orne
Orne
department. It is situated 173 kilometres (107 mi) west of Paris
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Arras
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Arras
Arras
(/ˈærəs/; French pronunciation: ​[aʁɑs]; Dutch: Atrecht) is the capital (chef-lieu/préfecture) of the Pas-de-Calais department, which forms part of the region of Hauts-de-France; prior to the reorganization of 2014 it was located in Nord-Pas-de-Calais. The historic centre of the
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