France to pump millions into hard-up ‘hoods’

France to pump millions into hard-up ‘hoods’

French President Francois Hollande has set his sights on tackling inequality in France by confirming his government will stump up €5 billion to revamp the country’s most disadvantaged neighbourhoods. It's alongside a new bill to prioritize funds for struggling schools.

‘Unlike the US the French don’t blame the poor’

‘Unlike the US the French don’t blame the poor’

Hollande unveils reforms to help France’s hard-up

Hollande unveils reforms to help France’s hard-up

In numbers: France’s gap between rich and poor

In numbers: France’s gap between rich and poor

Map reveals poverty-stricken parts of France

Map reveals poverty-stricken parts of France

France’s growing poor: Where do they live?

France’s growing poor: Where do they live?

France sees sharp rise in homelessness: study

France sees sharp rise in homelessness: study