Chantal Jouanno in 2010
|Member of the French Senate for Paris|
1 October 2011
|French Minister of Sports|
|Prime Minister||François Fillon|
|Preceded by||Roselyne Bachelot|
|Succeeded by||David Douillet|
12 July 1969
Hervé Jouanno(m. 1996)
|Alma mater||Sciences Po, ÉNA|
Chantal Jouanno (born 12 July 1969 in Vernon, Eure, France) is a French politician. She was Minister of Sports in the third government of François Fillon from 14 November 2010 and 26 September 2011, succeeding to Roselyne Bachelot and being replaced by David Douillet, before taking office as senator on 1 October 2011. She had previously been Minister for Ecology in the second French Government of François Fillon from 21 January 2009 (she replaced Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet) to 14 November 2010.She was a close ally of president Sarkozy and former president of ADEME.
Vernon is a commune in the department of Eure in the Normandy region in northern France.
Eure is a department in the north of France named after the river Eure.
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Minister for Ecology: 21 January 2009 – 13 November 2010.
Minister for Sports: 14 November 2010 to 26 September 2011 (Resignation, became senator).
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