The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Dunja Mijatovic, has expressed her concern about Italy’s new immigration policy in a letter to the Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte.
The city of Castelnuovo di Porto, north of Rome, has been at the centre of the debate on reception centre closures due to the speed with which its migrant reception centre was shut down after enforcement of the Salvini decree.
Priests in Italy have vowed to open the doors of their churches for refugees who have been evicted from immigration centres. Earlier this month, the Italian parliament approved the so-called Salvini decree,...
The CILD project In Limine provides an analysis of the situation in the Italian migrant hotspot of Lampedusa and flags serious breaches that could result from the so-called Salvini decree
Italian cities continue to realise the costs of the Salvini Decree, both in monetary and social terms. Bologna is the latest to approve the decree's suspension.