FRANCE Done by: BehLian Yao Chiang KokFuan Sarah Koh Ho Yik Cheung
Negative Background in France Negative perceptions of French society towards Islam Racial and Social discrimination on immigrants
2005 riots Started on 27 Oct 2005 Organized by mostly unemployed teenagers Riots spread to cities, urban and rural areas Protesters resort to violence against the police State of emergency started on 8 Nov 2005 and ended on 4 Jan 2006 2 killed
Triggering event of 2005 riot On 27 Oct 2005, a group of teenagers running away from police as they think that they had been chased after. Police stated that they had been called in to investigate on break-in and not really after them. 3 teenagers hid in a power substation which resulted 2 being electrocuted and 1 being hospitalized from electro shock.
Continue… Long before the triggering event, there is a underlying unhappiness among the society. The triggering event is just an indication of unhappiness boiling over.
2006 riots unemployment rate is high contrat première embauche(CPE) was introduced help create more jobs to lower unemployment rate youths were unsatisfied with the policy
Some of the instances in singapore High unemployment rate Increasing in crime rates Discriminating against minority groups
Solution to the Problems Education( both parties ) Create more jobs Strengthen racial harmony