The Rights and Health of Forced Migrants

Fact sheet, April 2017 by Veronica Merotta Although the European Parliament and the European Commission have recently stressed the importance of providing healthcare to vulnerable groups such as asylum seekers, the ap-plication of this principle has ultimately been given to...

Immigration, Europe and the French Elections

The present paper is published in the framework of Fondazione ISMU’s strategic line of research Immigration and the future of Europe Paper, April 2017 by Luca Merotta, Livia Ortensi, Marta Regalia and Pierre Georges Van Wolleghem In the prospect of the French elections,...

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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Has Wilders alredy won?

The present news brief is published in the framework of Fondazione ISMU’s strategic line of research Immigration and the future of Europe by Pierre Georges Van Wolleghem “Wake up any expert on immigrant integration in the middle of the night and ask that person to name a country...

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...

Landing and the European Union

In 2016, Italy achieved a new record in terms of migrant landings: over 181 thousand arrivals through the Mediterranean Sea were recorded the past year, which accounts for 18% more than in 2015 (154,000 migrants landed on Italian shores) and more than in 2014, too, when 170...

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...

The consistency of the link between EU scepticism and immigration issues

The consistency of the link between EU scepticism and immigration issues. A descriptive analysis of party positions by Pierre Georges Van Wolleghem The present paper is published in the framework of Fondazione ISMU’s strategic line of research Immigration and the future of...