Second generation immigrants in France

In this section, West selects the most up-to-date news, accompanied by regulations, data and studies regarding second generation immigrants: girls and boys born and/or raised in the country to which their family immigrated.

Three professional obstacles for young immigrants


What makes difficult the professional achievement of young immigrants in France? The governmental organ France Stratégie explains it in some figures. First of all, it tells about school inequalities.  According to data, 24% of ...

The children of immigrants are more diligent


In France, a study published by the Observatoire des inégalités denied the false belief that children of immigrants are less successful in school. Referring to the results of a recent survey INSEE, the authors have ...