EU enlargement and the distant roots of the Brexit

by Livia Ortensi The summer 2016 was marked by a major event with migrations at its very centre: the Brexit referendum sanctioned the will of a people to leave the Union. To take on Livi Bacci’s words (2016), demography has played a significant role in determining the outcome of...

Oltre 5.500 minori stranieri non accompagnati sbarcati nei primi mesi del 2017

Comunicato stampa Fondazione ISMU Oltre 5.500 minori stranieri non accompagnati sbarcati nei primi mesi del 2017 il 20% in più rispetto all’anno precedente   Milano, 11 maggio 2017 In base alle elaborazioni della Fondazione ISMU si segnala che proseguono sostenuti gli...

Violence Against Refugee and Migrant Women

Violence Against Refugee and Migrant Women. The Reproduction of Gender Discrimination and Inequality by Lia Lombardi, Paper, May 2017 The article discusses the issue of violence against women by analysing the forms of domination and subjugation that reproduce the violent dynamics...

3-7 luglio 2017: Scuola estiva “Migrare e accogliere al tempo dei muri”

MIGRARE E ACCOGLIERE AL TEMPO DEI MURI  Genova, 3-7 luglio 2017 Palazzo Ducale, Sala del Camino Piazza Matteotti 5   La Scuola Estiva si rivolge principalmente a giovani ricercatori, dottori e dottorandi di ricerca, operatori di enti pubblici, di sindacati e di associazioni...

Decreto legge Minniti in materia di immigrazione

Brevi note a proposito del decreto legge c.d. “Minniti” in materia di immigrazione Il decreto (Disposizioni urgenti per l’accelerazione dei procedimenti in materia di protezione internazionale, nonche’ per il contrasto dell’immigrazione illegale),...

New Law addressing Unaccompanied Minors in Italy

After a long bargaining period, the last March 29th a new law, addressing Uams, entered into force in Italy. The main goal is to provide an organic mean able to increase Uams’ protection and their rights. The first reform regards the reception system. Specifically: Minors’...

Website on EU integration policies for refugees www.forintegration.eu is now online

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8 March: Women represent the largest group among immigrants in Italy

International Women’s Day 2017 Women represent the largest group among immigrants in Italy Milan, 7/03/2017 On International Women’s Day, the ISMU Foundation highlights that according to the latest data (1/01/2017) 2.1 million foreign-born women currently live in Italy, compared...

Migration as a theme of the electoral campaign in The Netherlands

Migration as a theme of the electoral campaign in the Netherlands. A snapshot of the foreign population by Livia Elisa Ortensi, Paper, March 2017 On March, the 15th, 2017, 12,9 million of Dutch voters are called to the polls; 850 thousand of them are youngster to vote for the...

Unaccompanied Minors in Italy in 2016

More than 25,000 unaccompanied minors have reached Italy in 2016. With more than 1 million registered children without Italian citizenship and 815,000 children aged more than 5 enrolled in Italian schools, the presence of foreign-born children in Italy is a consolidated...

Reshaping the External Dimension of EU Asylum Policy: the Difficult Quest for a Comprehensive Approach

Reshaping the External Dimension of EU Asylum Policy: the Difficult Quest for a Comprehensive Approach by Roberto Cortinovis. Paper, January 2017 The increasingly protracted character of many displacement situations worldwide has led the international community to introduce...

World Day of Migrants and Refugees 2017

ISMU Press release Worl Day of Migrants and Refugees 2017 Focus on Unaccompanied Minors Milan, 13/01/2017 As this year’s World Day of Migrants and Refugees focuses on vulnerable minors, it is important to look at the significant increase in the number of of unaccompanied minors...

February 15th: Deadline abstract for ESA Conference – Athens 2017

Athens, 29 August – 1 September 2017 European Sociological Association Conference www.esa13thconference.eu Research Network 16 “Sociology of Health and Illness” Sssion Forced Migrations, Health, Policy. Challenges for Europe   Deadline The deadline has been...