• 4931700.jpg

French Minister of the Interior Gérard Collomb will sign a circular regarding a census providing information about migrants in emergency accommodation. Mobile teams will be send to emergency shelters to gather information about the migrants staying there. Undocumented migrants will be returned. Homeless organisations have expressed deep concern. They argue that this policy goes against their main mission - to offer shelter to every person need, regardless of their administrative status. They also fear that undocumented migrants will not dare to ask for shelter anymore, leaving them no option but to sleep rough during the harsh winter months. 

Find out more here (in French)

Click here to read a statement by Medecins du Monde (in French).