Eight projects for a possible tomorrow

Eight projects selected in the framework of the National call for proposals “Reception and accompanying of foreign unaccompanied minors and young people who arrive in Italy alone” operating on the Italian territory since April 2017.

 

The call has been promoted in 2016 within the initiative Never Alone, for a possible tomorrow.

Protagonists' voices

The story of Ahmed

Ahmed is Egyptian and got to Italy to learn Italian and find a job. According to Ahmed’s opinion, Italian is a nice language but difficult: he has worked hard to understand people and talk to them. He has not found a job yet, but he is seeking it: he would like to be a construction worker. Today he lives in a community together with another nine guys, thanks to the support of volunteer ladies: he is friendly with everybody.

Together

Let's build the future together

In the regions of Lazio, Piedmont and Sicily, to plan and carry out accompanying programmes with the full respect of the child’s rights, starting from his migratory project, his needs, his expectations and his potentiality.

Projects’ social impact

In 2016, Fondazione Cariplo, Compagnia di San Paolo, Fondazione CON IL SUD, Enel Cuore, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Torino, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Cuneo, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo and Fondazione Monte dei Paschi di Siena joined their efforts in the first edition of the National call for proposals “Reception and accompanying of foreign unaccompanied minors and young people who arrive in Italy alone".

 

The selected projects involve 75 institutions between associations of the third sector and Public Bodies and advocate actions in favour of minors autonomy in the transition to adulthood, as well as the strengthening and diffusion of foster care practices and the volunteer tutors system, and girls’ reception.

The italian regions involved in the projects

The young migrants accompanied by the projects

Euros the total contribution amount in Italy

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