On April 19 two press conferences took place simultaneously in the Senate in Rome and at the Italian-French border in Bardonecchia. Emma Bonino, Member of the ECI Citizens’ Committee and Member of the Italian Senate presented the ECI along with representatives of several organisations, Edoardo Zanchini from Legambiente, Riccardo Gatti from Proactiva-Open Arms and other speakers. The broadcast of the event is available here.
-The Campaign will be introduced within the World Refugee Day, the 20th of June, in Caffè Nemorense, Rome. During the event the following speakers will attend: Emma Bonino, supporter of the campaign, Diego Bianchi,presenter, Elena Stancanelli, writer who will read some extracts from the book “ La Frontiera” of Alessadro Leogrande,, Mussie Zerai, selected for the Nobel Prize 2015. The Journalist Annalisa Camilla of the newspaper” Internazionale” will moderate the debate.
- Welcoming Europe will be presented In Acquario Civico di Milano the 8th of June. During the event will intervene: Emma Bonino, Radicali Italiani, Don Virgilio Colmegna, Casa della Carità. Padre Claudio Gnesotto, Agenzia Scalabriana per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo, Stefano Bertuzzi, Diaconia Valdese, Marco de Ponte, ActionAid Italia