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Health crisis and social crisis, Orange Solidarity adapts its activities
Health crisis and social crisis, Orange Solidarity adapts its activities
Foundation
All the integration programmes supported by the Orange Foundation have been affected by Covid-19. Based on classroom training sessions, they were totally disrupted during the lockdown period. Since May and the necessary ...
Is this the end of office working?
Is this the end of office working?
Innovation , Culture , CSR

For some jobs, lockdown resulted in mass remote working, to the point some companies are considering adopting it permanently. Will the pandemic change where and how we work forever? What will the post-lockdown world of work look like?

Music: the show must go on!
Music: the show must go on!
Foundation
Among the 40 festivals that we are sponsoring in France and in Africa this year, 22 have been cancelled. They were meant to welcome more than 300,000 people this summer. Of the 18 other festivals: 9 hope postponement in autumn 2020, ...
 Has the crisis accelerated new payment practices?
Has the crisis accelerated new payment practices?
Financial services , Innovation

How did the Covid-19 health crisis in France impact payment methods and relationships with banks? How did consumer behaviour change before, during and after the lockdown? Here are the main takeaways from the Observatory of Banking ...

Covid-19: Poland takes action
Covid-19: Poland takes action
Foundation
In all the African and European countries within our footprint, our aid has supported local emergency measures since March: In Poland these measures were deployed for the most fragile populations by NGOs and Orange volunteers, ...
Man on a tablet listening to music
COVID-19 Solidarity: 3 start-ups making culture more accessible online...
Big Data , CSR

From design to music or reading, for some people, the lockdown has been a chance to spend more time on hobbies or develop new interests. Three start-ups supported by Orange are enabling people to access culture more easily by adapting ...

Saving lives - our aid arrives in 18 countries
Saving lives - our aid arrives in 18 countries
Foundation
Committed to the social and professional integration of young people and women through digital technology, we also develop health programmes where they are needed in Africa and the Middle East. From the start of the pandemic, we ...
Cyberdefense: guardians of the network
Cyberdefense: guardians of the network
Group , Networks , Cybersecurity

Digital freedom – we experience it every day without really thinking too much about it. Yet behind our carefree habits lies a crucial question. It’s not whether you’ll be a victim of a cyberattack, but when. And especially who will be ...

Youssouf Amine Elalamy, winner of the 2nd Orange Book Award in Africa
Youssouf Amine Elalamy, winner of the 2nd Orange Book Award in Africa
Foundation
The Orange Book Award in Africa was awarded to Youssouf Amine Elalamy for his novel “C'est beau, la guerre” published by Editions Le Fennec in Morocco. He is the winner of the 2020 edition, chosen from among 38 books initially put ...
Can culture be confined online indefinitely?
Can culture be confined online indefinitely?
Innovation , Culture , CSR

For several months now, theatres and concert venues have had to shut their doors to Covid-19, resulting in severe economic consequences for the entire industry. But where one door closes, another opens, sparking a new (virtual) world ...

Thank you to the Solidarity FabLabs in Africa & Europe!
Thank you to the Solidarity FabLabs in Africa & Europe!
Foundation
In early April, the FabLabs showed all their enthusiasm and solidarity by developing visors for healthcare workers. So we decided to financially support 52 of the Solidarity FabLabs in our international network, who were keen to ...
At sea, they watch over our internet connections
At sea, they watch over our internet connections
Networks , Activities and expertise

During the eight-week lockdown in France, the fundamental role of networks in our lives and our relationship with the world became glaringly obvious. Orange employees worked around the clock in the background to keep these lifelines ...