France: change is now…for the Greens!

The year 2012 has been important year for French politics bringing long-awaited presidential and legislative elections. For the left, the results have been better than the expectations. The Greens could take advantage of this socialist wave, but the price for change was very expensive for Europe Ecologie – les Verts (EELV). Here are a few facts to help you understand the political change happening for the Greens in France.