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...

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...

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...

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...

Publications

European Parliament Research Centre – 45 Years Of International Roma Day (8 April) European Policy Centre – MIGRATION PANORAMA | Schengen in the spotlight: a Europe with or without borders? European University Institute – Trafficking in domestic work: Looking at...

New Paper: Reproductive Health of Migrant Women in Italy and Europe

by LIA LOMBARDI The about 17 million migrant women in the EU countries have significantly higher fertility and abortion rates than their native counterparts, but access to reproductive health services is not always available to them. Notwithstanding the EU provision, which...

YEFF ! 2015 Two docomentaries realized within the Young European Film Forum for Cultural diversity! – YEFF! 2015 were awarded in the CREAJEUNE FESTIVAL 2016 (Luxembourg) in young people competitive section. MATONGÉ received the PRIX DU JURY. GLOBOFLEXEUR received the...

From 17th to the 21st of November: Young European (Cultural) Audience Development

YOUNG EUROPEAN (CULTURAL) AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT Training Workshop for Museum Professionals and Young Filmmaker Milan and Turin, 17-21 November 2015 From the 17th to the 21st of November, the workshop for museum professionals and young filmmakers it will take place within the...

Consult the new papers and fact sheets online

Reproductive Health of Migrant Women in Italy and Europe Abortion, Social Conditions and Policy,  by Lia Lombardi. February 2016 The Health of Asylum Seekers and Unaccompanied Minors. What Needs and What Protection?, by Veronica Merotta. November 2015 The External Dimension of EU...