CIVIL SECURITY / Firemen for a green city

Pollution, toxic leaks, forest fires, nuclear accidents: they take action everywhere to fight for the environment. Their name: the french firemen, also known as the Specialised Mobil Units. Their title arouse our curiosity for the least: M.U.C.I (Mobil Unit of Chemical Intervention) or M.U.R.I (Mobile Unit of radioactive Intervention).
Text : Hervé Jouanneau - Photos : P. Forget / S. Gautier

PARIS / Chinatown on the Seine

The Indo-Chinese and Chinese of Cantonese origin have made their home in what has become the Parisian Chinatown. Very quickly, they started moving into the high-rise apartment buildings of Les Olympiades in the 13th arrondissement.

Text : Geneviève De Lacour - Photos : Stéphane Gautier