• feminism

    Militant movement for the improvement and extension of the role and rights of women in society.

    Attitude of someone who aims to extend this role and these rights of women

    Condition of an individual of the male sex presenting more or less marked femininity characteristics (development of the breasts and hips, absence of beard, thinness of the skin, etc.).

    Larousse, 2020
  • femininity

    Set of anatomical and physiological characteristics specific to women.

    Set of psychological traits considered to be feminine

    Proportion of women in an economic activity

  • feminicide

    Born from the contraction of the words "feminine" and "homicide", the term "feminicide" became popular at the end of the 20th century thanks to two sociologists Jill Radford and Diana E.H. Russell ". The World Health Organization (WHO) defines it as “the intentional homicide of a woman.

    Céline Alves, ONU femmes, Orange Day, 2019 & Jill Radford et Diana E.H. Russell ,1992
  • Formal education

    education acquired in school or in a formal educational institution with an official curriculum and a system of inspection of educational institutions by external and recognized entities

    Huber & Reynolds, 2014
  • formal learning

    learning generally provided by organized education and training institutions (in terms of learning objectives, learning time and support in learning) with a certificate. It is intentional for the learner

    CEDEFOP, 2002
  • French speaking World

    There are 300 million women and men who share a common language, French, on all five continents. It is also an institutional body, the International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF), which promotes French and implements political, educational, economic and cultural cooperation within the 88 member states and governments. The reference text is the Charter of French Speaking World - Francophonia adopted in 2005 by the Summit of Heads of State and Government. The OIF is headed by the Secretary General of La Francophonie. Outside the OIF, the Francophonie is also composed of the Assemblée parlementaire de la Francophonie (APF) and four operators: the Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF), TV5MONDE, the International Association of Francophone Mayors (AIMF) and Senghor University in Alexandria. The mission of the Francophonia is to promote the French language and cultural and linguistic diversity; promote peace, democracy and human rights; support education, training, higher education and research; and develop economic cooperation for sustainable development

    OIF, 2021
  • False information (desinformation)

    False or inaccurate information content, whether or not having been deliberately created and disseminated to mislead people. The term is also used as a generic term to refer together to misinformation, disinformation, infox, hyperpartisan information, conspiracy theories and information click traps.

    Bronner, Gerald, (2022) « Les Lumières à l’ère du numérique », Paris : Présidence de la République.
  • Fake news

    Fabricated or grossly inaccurate news content posted on the Internet and formatted to resemble legitimate consumer news content.


    Bronner (ed) 2022, "Les Lumières à l'ère du numérique", Paris: French Presidency