Sports and living in the Pyrenees with Irina Rybalchenko

Rules of conduct in the winter in the mountains: basic recommendations from mountain instructors and guides from the French university, STAPS

What to take on a hike in the mountains? This is what my blog is about today.

Equipment. Regardless of the weather, a hiker’s backpack should always include waterproof and windproof clothing, such as Gore-tex, and warm clothing (fleece, thermal underwear, etc.). In winter, a spare pair of warm gloves is a must. You will also …

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Questions of genetics, in-vitro insemination and lengthening of life will be disscused within the framework of the open courses of the Andorran summer university

Questions of genetics, in-vitro insemination and lengthening of life will be disscused within the framework of the open four-day courses of the Andorran summer university “Technology and humanity: lights and shadows” (“Tecnologia i Humanitat: llums i ombres”) hosted by the head of the Andorran government, Antony Marti.

He pointed out that technology is a matter of …

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Andorra endorsed Safe Schools Declaration

Andorran Government has endorsed today the Safe Schools Declaration. The Safe Schools Declaration is an inter-governmental political commitment that was opened for endorsement by countries at an international conference held in Oslo, Norway, on 28 May 2015.

The Declaration provides countries the opportunity to express political support for the protection of students, teachers, and schools during times …

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Oberthur Technologies has been selected by the Andorran government to provide latest generation passports based on Lasink™ technology

OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, announced that it had been selected by the Andorran government to provide latest generation passports based on Lasink™ technology.

OT’s Lasink technology is used to bolster passport security and specifically passport photos. The 5-year contract covers passports, enrolment stations and photo …

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The Andorran police mobilizes all resources to provide maximum security during Tour de France on 10-12th July

The Andorran police mobilizes all resources to provide maximum security during Tour de France on 10-12 July, reports the Government of Andorra.

The control at the border of Andorra with France and Spain will be enforced. Security will also be supported from the air by helicopters. Police officers will patrol all residential areas, parkings, public places …

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Crimes number in Andorra last year was reduced by 5.5%

photo: govern.ad

Crimes number in Andorra last year was reduced by 5.5%. These figures were announced by the minister of internal affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot during his speech on the occasion of the celebration of the Saint patron of police Maria Auxiliadora. In particular, the fall of indicators touched the sectors as criminal …

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The government of Andorra approved the signing of a Memorandum of understanding between the Andorran police and the Federal police of Belgium

The government of Andorra approved the signing of a Memorandum of understanding between the Andorran police and the Federal police of Belgium on 11th May. The purpose of this agreement is strengthening and expansion of international cooperation of the police of Andorra in the areas of security and combating organized crime.

The evolution of crime and …

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Andorra Telecom and WISeKey came to partnership agreement in the field of cloud services with high security during negotiation at World Economic Forum in Davos

Andorra Telecom and WISeKey came to partnership agreement in the field of cloud services with high security.

Andorra Telecom, which holds a monopoly on telecommunication market in Andorra, and WISeID, one of the most rapidly developing international companies in the field of information security, signed a collaboration agreement in the field of cloud …

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Secure communication. Andorra became the country with the most secure communications network in the world, according to P1SEC report

Secure communication

Andorra became the country with the most secure communications network in the world in 2014, according to P1SEC report. P1SEC is an independent company that addresses the issue of communication security. It was founded in France. Currently, the company is the world’s leading expert in the field of test system and communication network control …

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