Clothilde Goujard

Clothilde Goujard is a Paris-based journalist who has contributed to The Washington Post, The Guardian, Le Monde, and other publications.

A wooden tombstone marks a grave in a green burial area in Paris.

Paris Has Opened Its First Green Cemetery

The city has devoted a section of its Ivry-sur-Seine cemetery to lower-carbon, chemical-free burials—with wooden grave markers used in place of tombstones.

A woman exits from one of the few Metro stations in Paris that is accessible to the disabled.

Will Paris’s Metro Adapt to Disabled Riders Before the 2024 Olympics?

Only 3 percent of Metro stations are fully accessible, but the company that runs the system says increasing the number would be too difficult and costly.