Latest update: 24/08/2010
France - politics: reinvigorating the Greens?
In France the Greens are attracting headlines - their MEP Eva Joly is willing to stand as a presidential candidate for the French Green party against Nicolas Sarkozy in 2012. The fearless corruption fighter is best known as the investigating magistrate who exposed fraud at the French oil company Elf. So does Joly have what it takes to unify the movement and attract voters?