Elections in the UK: parties, manifestos and positions

by Luca Merotta and Marta Regalia 1 June, 2017 1. The political debate The UK general election will be held on June, 8th 2017. The plurality electoral system has guaranteed, for most of UK history, a one-party government, thus favouring accountability and alternation. The snap...

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...

3-8 July 2017: Summer School on Forced Migration and Asylum

SUMMER SCHOOL ON FORCED MIGRATION AND ASYLUM  3-8 July 2017 – Bologna (IT) The Summer School will cover five topics which are considered crucial in order to understand today’s phenomenon of forced migration and reception in Europe. The praxis-based approach enables an...

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),...

Dutch elections: the game starts now

The present news brief is published in the framework of Fondazione ISMU’s strategic line of research Immigration and the future of Europe by Marta Regalia and Pierre Georges Van Wolleghem March the 16th, 2017 European newspapers and politicians across Europe are celebrating this...

The role of Caregivers in the Italian Welfare System

The Role of Caregivers in the Italian Welfare System by Veronica Merotta. Paper, August 2016 Over the recent years caregivers have become increasingly important in the Italian society in meeting the growing family demand for care that public administrations often underestimate or...