France

Un bénévole soigne un migrant à Calais © Olivier Papegnies

Our actions in France

24,338

people welcomed in our reception centres (CASO) in 2017

3,5 million

people without adequate housing

571

slums in France in 2017

In France, 3 million people are affected by poverty, accounting for 14.3% of the total population. Since 2008, the number of people in a precarious situation has continued to increase, and social inequalities in health are intensifying.