Italian Ministry of Interior. Department for civil liberties and immigration

It carries out the functions and duties of the Ministry of the Interior in the protection of civil rights, including those concerning immigration and asylum, citizenship and religious confessions.

As regards immigration and asylum, it contributes to the definition of the migration policies of the Government, also to ensure both the reception and assistance of asylum seekers and the first aid to irregular migrants landed or found on national territory.


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    Asylum and forced displacement

    Asylum is a fundamental human right guaranteed universally by the 1951 Geneva Convention. The European Union’s Common European Asylum System (CEAS) set up common procedures to ensure fair...

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    Migration and vulnerable groups

    Some social groups are more exposed than others to the risks embedded in migration decisions. Women, children and ethnic minorities typically constitute the most vulnerable groups of...

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    International migration governance

    International migration governance refers to the complex framework of laws, regulations, partnerships, that national, subnational and international institutions adopt to manage and shape...

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Spatial Coverage Italy
Accessed On 2022-09-01
Organisation Type government
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