Urban affairs minister to unveil new plan for inner-cities

France’s urban affairs minister Fadela Amara will present a new plan aimed at tackling pressing problems facing the country’s poor, and high-immigrant suburbs, to be released on January 23rd. While details of the plan have not been revealed, it will reportedly contain measures to improve the quality of life – such as new jobs and training, for the large immigrant and immigrant-descended population in Paris’ suburbs.