French presidential: in a meeting in Rennes, Yannick Jadot addresses the undecided

Yannick Jadot on Tuesday February 8 in Rennes for an outdoor meeting in a town square.

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The environmental candidate Yannick Jadot was in Rennes on Tuesday for an outdoor meeting at midday in a town square.

A way of speaking to the undecided, not only to the convinced and especially to young people.

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With his outdoor meetings,

Yannick Jadot

targets the undecided and young people.

The entrance to the university is a few meters from the stage set up outside in a square in Rennes.

Elina and Camille, two students, take advantage of their lunch break to listen to the green candidate: “ 

Either we had lunch at the university restaurant, or we were there so as long as we could, we might as well attend the meeting.

It's a good way to attract those who are not necessarily decided or who have not followed the news.

 »

Encourage young voters to vote for environmentalists

On stage, Yannick Jadot says he wants to offer an " 

exciting

 " future to young people: " 

To those who want to send the French back to a rewritten, mythologized past, we will tell them throughout this campaign that we are thirsty for a benevolent future. , that we thirst for a future of solidarity, that we thirst for a future where we respect nature, where we respect every woman, every man and where we respect animals.

This is the project of ecology.

 »

In Rennes, a little improvised walkabout ensues in the square.

Yannick Jadot is satisfied, but he knows that he must take up a major challenge: to get young people who are increasingly aware of climate issues to vote for ecologists.

This is still far from being the case in the voting intentions of 18-25 year olds.

To read: French presidential election: the 120 proposals of candidate Yannick Jadot

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