It’s estimated right this moment that between 300,000 and 500,000 foreigners dwell in France with no residence allow, typically for greater than ten years.
Their irregular scenario, which deprives them of social rights and authorization to work, typically plunges them into multifaceted precariousness, each materials and psychological.
It is because of a migration coverage that has turn out to be very restrictive, which many observers take into account to be disconnected from the truth of migration and the wants of our society. These individuals, a lot of whom work regardless of all the pieces, are certainly important to our economic system, significantly in sectors with a scarcity of manpower.
Whereas the Authorities needs to legislate when it comes to regularization via work on these jobs in rigidity, Secours Catholique and different actors are campaigning for a broader and sooner regularization, as a way to defend these 1000’s of individuals by giving them rights, and allow them to raise themselves out of poverty.
Thus, they may lastly be capable of lead a traditional life inside our society and make investments themselves in it as actors in their very own proper.