Immigration in France

In this section, West selects the most up-to-date news, accompanied by regulations, data and studies on immigration and immigrants: those who, regardless of whether they have citizenship or not, live and work in a country different than the one in which they were born.

Possible first for French Senator who is Rom

2017.07.27

Anina Ciuciu could become the first French senator of Rom origins. She is 27 years old, a human rights activist, lawyer, aspiring judge, from Paris, and has an excellent chance of winning a Senate ...

She betrayed Le Pen for an Iranian refugee

2017.06.26

The love story between Béatrice Huret and Moktar is not your usual romantic tale. In fact, the union between the 45-year old French woman, who until a few years ago was an ardent follower ...

The profession is illegal but the insurance policy isn’t

2017.06.16

France has launched the first healthcare insurance program for prostitutes. At least, this is what the Strass, union for the sex worker sector, and the private non-profit mutuelle de prévoyance interprofessionelle MPI has announced. They addressed this ...

France welcomed first gay refugee from Chechnya

2017.05.31

France has welcomed the first gay refugee from Chechnya. Joël Deumier, the president of French LGBT rights organization SOS Homophobie announced yesterday that France has started taking in gay refugees from Chechnya. France follows ...

Macron could win if…

2017.04.24

With his first round victory, French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron’s problems are just beginning. While he might be claiming that he is well on his way to winning the election, many tend to feel ...