29/06 – In their press releases, the united organisations mentioned they were invited in a new meeting with the Secretary of State for Housing Benoît Apparu on ‘Refoundation’. After a two-year dialogue, they feared that this meeting could be totally disconnected from the on-ground situation, which they keep denouncing. Therefore, they decided not to participate in the meeting with B. Apparu. Read more on FNARS website.
Efficiency of RSA (French minimum income scheme) and difficulties encountered by recipients
28/06 – The creation of the RSA mainly aimed at simplifying the different minimum social schemes, putting them all together in a single mechanism and at boosting employment with an additional-income scheme. 2 years after it was set up, in the context of a debate on “lazy people depending on the State” and of violent critiques towards RSA recipients, FNARS carried out a 2nd survey. Read more on FNARS website.