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 regarding Covid-19.

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December 5, 2018

It remains likely –whatever the response of the government– that the manifestation will continue next weekend.

December 2, 2018

A national movement of largely peaceful protesters, known as the "gilets jaunes," or yellow vests, met in Paris for the second consecutive Saturday to protest a recent rise in taxes on gasoline, the diminished power of their pocketbooks, and a host of other economic issues.