Income support

Income support  - 1.9 million people in France have received income support, known as the RSA, in 2018. Figures published have shown that the number of beneficiaries has risen slightly since 2017. The RSA (revenu de solidarité active) is intended to guarantee unemployed people, or workers who have a very low income, a minimum level of income, which is variable, according to the number of people in their household. It was implemented on 1st June 2009 by the French government.

 

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French and Riviera News Tuesday 22nd September 2020

The Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur region has been classified as one of eight French departments put on a health risk alert by Italy’s Health Minister, du... French and Riviera News Tuesday 22nd September 2020 Read More

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Evening Update Monday 21 September 2020

Parts of our region are recovering after the weekend's storms. There were reports of tornadoes in Hyeres, Le Pradet and Sanary in the Var last night a... Evening Update Monday 21 September 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Monday 21st September 2020

A hundred residents in Saint-Roman de Bellet in Nice have demonstrated against the installation of a telephone relay antenna in their neighbourhood.... Lunchtime News Monday 21st September 2020 Read More

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French and Riviera News Monday 21st September 2020

Two people have been rescued by firefighters after heavy rainfall hit the region on Sunday afternoon. Emergency services intervened after the couple f... French and Riviera News Monday 21st September 2020 Read More

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