Safety and Security Updates

This page provides to all members of our AUP community the latest news and advice on safety and security in Paris. At this time, we will be using it to keep our wider community informed about developments in the Gilets Jaunes movement.

January 8, 2020

Update regarding upcoming demonstrations across France and the forecast for Metro, RER, trams and buses.

January 6, 2020

Update at the beginning of the year with an overview of the current situation and a look ahead including useful resources.

December 19, 2019

The last strike update before the break. Look at December 20 and at the next year and the potential extension of the strike.

December 18, 2019

Updated information for December 19, 2019 and details for traffic on Metro, tram, bus, and RER.

December 17, 2019

A brief note on yesterday's demonstrations and the forecast for Thursday, December 18.

December 16, 2019

Update on December 16 that looks at the upcoming demonstrations in Paris and how the public transportation system is affected by the strikes on December 17.

December 15, 2019

Update for the start of the week. Details for public transportation strikes on Monday, December 16, 2019.

December 12, 2019

Update on Thursday, December 12 to students about the current situation and expected traffic concerns for tomorrow, December 13.

December 11, 2019

A message on December 11 that looks at the announcement by the Prime Minister and shares the preview for the public transport situation on December 12.

December 10, 2019

Update on December 10 with a look at tomorrow's announcement that might have an impact on public transport and the ongoing strikes.