Italy

Sexual harassment at work is recognized in international law as a form of male violence.

By raising awareness among staff and providing tools to unit directors and HR staff to detect, prevent and deal with cases, the project seeks to boost the culture of zero tolerance with sexual harassment.

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In Padova, volunteers made themselves available to be trained and then help most vulnerable people.

The team of the European Volunteering Capital Padova 2020 has decided to take an active role to help risk population groups during the Covid-19’s health crisis. 

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Emanuele Alecci, president of Padova European Volunteering Capital.

The president of Padova European Volunteering Capital talks about the many challenges they lie ahead and the current state of volunteering in Padova.

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Padova hosts the European Volunteering Capital 2020.

The European Volunteering Capital begins on friday 7th of February with the official opening, an institutional event in which takes part the highest local and European authorities.

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Riace welcomes migrants and refugees to grow

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 

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

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

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Newspapers. Photo: Wikimedia

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.

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Roberto Museo, director of the CSVnet / Photo: CSVnet

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.

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Lorenza Raponi, member of Gruppo Eventi.

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.

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