Italy

Riace welcomes migrants and refugees to grow

Riace, the town where migrants made the best difference, endangered

In Riace, mayor Mimo Lucano went on hunger strike to protect his citizens, 400 of whom are refugees and migrants that have brought back to life a depopulated town 

The members of the 'Caravana Obrim Fronteres' during the farewell speech at Riace.

The 'Obrim Fronteres Caravan' returns to Barcelona with proposals for changes in immigration and border policies

The aim of this project is to denounce the violation of human rights generated by the migration policies of the European Union.

Newspapers. Photo: Wikimedia

"Buone Notizie", a media in Italy that will act as mouthpiece for volunteerism and non-profits

The publication will be a supplement to the daily "Corriere della Sera", and intends to broadcast news related to solidarity-based economic and social issues.

Roberto Museo, director of the CSVnet / Photo: CSVnet

Roberto Museo: "The way in which the Italian Third Sector reform considers volunteering represents an important step forward"

The director of National Coordinating Body of Volunteer Support Centres in Italy (CSVnet) shared with us his point of view on the Third Sector reform passed in May 2016.

Lorenza Raponi, member of Gruppo Eventi.

Lorenza Raponi: "Many people who have received support want to give back to others what they received"

Gruppo Eventi is an Italian organisation which helps, supports and informs people who are grieving after the loss of a loved one. The treasurer and responsible for the online activities talked with us about the association.