Cécile Duflot announces extension of winter device
The housing minister, Cecile Duflot, announced Tuesday, May 22, Canal +, an extension of winter device for emergency shelter, to "ensure that by May 31, (...), it is put no one on the street. " This device, set up every winter to provide accommodation for homeless (SDF), the paper concludes on April 1 in the morning.
Each year, however, exceptions are accepted and within a fortnight is often granted, if only for practical reasons. Moreover, in 2012, election date requires, the former delegate to housing minister Benoist Appeared, announced that the closure would be "to whistle", notably in Paris and Ile-de-France.
March 19, 2012, the prefect of Paris, Daniel Canepa, had said the device. Half of the centers had to close on May 1, the other on June 30. In other regions, the set was less clear. "Depending on the location, there were closures at very different times," says Matthew Angotti, deputy director of the National Federation of reception and reintegration associations (FNARS), which brings together the main stakeholders. "In the regions, some centers have ended the Winter device May 1, others May 22 others were still open," the association responsible. "This year's motto of the previous government was clearly open to keep a good portion of the capacity at least until May 22"
The firm Cécile Duflot, the words of the Minister is specified. "Starting today, May 22, no closing will not take place. In addition, the Minister requested a specific enumeration is conducted to find out exactly how many people are currently attending the centers and what are really needed. "