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French pension reform plans raise concern among manual workers

By France24
11 January 2023   |   2:23 pm
The French government's plan to raise the retirement age from 62 to 64 has many people worried, especially those who work in physically demanding professions. Though the government says there will be possibilities for early retirement based on working conditions, we meet French metalworkers who remain concerned about their future.


25 Dec 2019
On the steps of the Opéra Garnier Opéra Garnier in Paris, dancers perform a piece from Swan Lake to protest against the French government's pension reform. The dancers refuse to see their special pension scheme, which allows them to retire at the age of 42, disappear.