[A2k] The French government refuses to give priority to Free Software in the future "Public Service for Digital Education"

Frederic Couchet fcouchet at april.org
Mon Jun 3 00:43:12 PDT 2013


Hello,

The French Senate, at first reading, and National Assembly commission of
Cultural Affairs and Education, at second reading, voted for a provision
giving priority to Free Software and open formats in the future "Public
Service for Digital Education." Regrettably, the government, yielding,
without any doubt, to pressure from Afdel and Syntec Numérique, has just
filed an amendment neutralizing this provision.

Read more on :

http://www.april.org/en/french-government-refuses-give-priority-free-software-future-public-service-digital-education

Fred.







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