October saw the launch of the Bougainville Mission: a citizen research project attached to the French Navy fleet. The adventure is embodied by students from Sorbonne University who are being taken on board by the French military to carry out a homogeneous, participative, continuous and global measurement of the ocean microbiome.
Two Veoliaforce experts, deployed by the French Red Cross via the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, took turns in Morocco to work on access to water following the earthquake on 8 September.
Marie Gaveriaux - a Veoliaforce volunteer - was in Ukraine at the end of June to train Solidarités International teams in the deployment of mobile water purification units entrusted to her by the Veolia Foundation. Watch her testimony.