A pitfall lifted for the Machilly-Thonon motorway

New stage for the controversial Machilly-Thonon motorway in neighboring France. The Senate voted the law bringing into conformity the local urban plan of Bas-Chablais and the declaration of public utility of the motorway after an administrative error. The associations denounce a denial of democracy. A declaration of public utility signed by the French state in … Read more

French elected officials at the HUG to learn about assisted suicide in Switzerland

A delegation of French elected officials led by the Minister Delegate for Health Agnès Firmin Le Bodo and by government spokesperson Olivier Véran visited the University Hospitals of Geneva on Friday. They discussed the practice of assisted suicide. This visit is part of the broad national debate on the end of life launched by French … Read more

For real inclusion in school for children with disabilities

The Socialist Party (PS) tabled a bill calling for real school inclusion for children with disabilities in Geneva. Inspired by the Ticino model, the text requires that each primary school, by definition close to the students’ homes, have inclusive classes and specialized classes. “We want to stop segregation for those who manage to be in … Read more