France launches bid to revive poor suburbs

Evreux, a town in the French region of Normandy, is one place where authorities are seeking best ways to invest in jobs, transport and education.

by

    The French government is launching a plan to revive poor suburban areas. Before President Emmanuel Macron, previous presidents devised proposals to little effect.

    Al Jazeera's Natacha Butler reports from Evreux, a town in the French city of Normandy, where authorities are seeking the best ways to invest in jobs, transport and education.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Thou Shalt Not Kill: Israel's Hilltop Youth

    Thou Shalt Not Kill: Israel's Hilltop Youth

    Meet the hardline group willing to do anything, including going against their government, to claim land for Israel.