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Last month, 23 July, the Italian Constitutional Court declared inadmissible and unfounded the Italian Government appeal against the Tuscany regional law on reception, integration and protection of third country nationals approved on 9 June 2009. Although the Italian Government appealed alleging that the Tuscany region exceeded its competence, the real reason was that the regional… » read more

Posted by Mauro Striano

Many observers have warned the European Union that the ongoing economic crisis could affect the integration policies because of an increase of xenophobic feelings and requests for tougher immigration control. As Mario Sepi, president of the European Economic and Social Committee wrote on his blog, commenting the results of the European elections: “extremism is a… » read more

Posted by Mauro Striano