Caritas Diocesasna. 1° Rapporto servizi. A Catania

Caritas Diocesasna. 1° Rapporto servizi. A Catania

Aldo Premoli, Al Museo Diocesano questo sabato mattina è prevista la presentazione del 1° Rapporto dei servizi dalla Caritas diocesana di Catania. Sotto il titolo di “Osservatorio delle povertà e delle risorse” viene presentato un rapporto che definire preoccupante è solo un inutile eufemismo. DEVASTANTE appare il quadro riferito a situazioni di povertà, disagio e […]

Partnership agreement with ODA

Partnership agreement with ODA

Emma Arnea. MSE has signed a partnership agreement with Opera Assitenza Diocesana in Catania. The Work carries out health care and social assistance activities for minors and particular categories of non self-sufficient people. It does so by managing and setting up health care facilities for people with mental, elderly and disabled disabilities. The ODA also […]

Partnership agreement with ISMU

Partnership agreement with ISMU

Emma Averna. MSE has signed a partnership agreement with FONDAZIONE ISMU – Initiatives and studies on Multiethnicity – in Milan. The aim is to network the subjects of the Third Sector and Research Centers and the institutions in order to make common actions in the territory more effective. ISMU Foundation since 1993 is dedicated to […]

‘Fire at Sea’ Strikes a Nerve on the Migrant Crisis: ‘What Can I Do?’

‘Fire at Sea’ Strikes a Nerve on the Migrant Crisis: ‘What Can I Do?’

Rachel Donadio. New York Times. For a film that makes use of long silences, Gianfranco Rosi’s documentary “Fire at Sea,” about the tiny Italian island of Lampedusa — for years the European point of arrival for boatloads of North African migrants — has made some noise.Paolo Sorrentino, the Oscar-winning director, stirred controversy recently when he […]

The struggle for Libyan oil wells

The struggle for Libyan oil wells

Aldo Premoli. On September 11th, Libyan National Army (LNA) forces under General Khalifa Haftar have launched an offensive on the oil facilities in Ras Lanuf, al-Sidr, Az-Zuwaytinah, and Berga in the Gulf of Sirte. Until that moment, the sites had been under the jurisdiction of the Petroleum Facilities Guard (PFG), guided by Ibrahim Jadran. In […]

London Migration Film Festival. 11-13 Nov 2016

London Migration Film Festival. 11-13 Nov 2016

We like it. Migration is often relegated into the corners of the film industry, with films that solely focus on negative experience of displacement. Our aim is to portray the diversity, nuance and subjective experience within migration – in order to restore the dignity and humanity inherent within it. We aim to increase awareness of […]

The new political divide

The new political divide

AS POLITICAL theatre, America’s party conventions have no parallel. Activists from right and left converge to choose their nominees and celebrate conservatism (Republicans) and progressivism (Democrats). But this year was different, and not just because Hillary Clinton became the first woman to be nominated for president by a major party. The conventions highlighted a new […]

The moment my dinghy sank in the Med

The moment my dinghy sank in the Med

It’s happening now. Hassan, an English teacher who had been tortured in Syria, filmed as he crossed the Med in an overcrowded boat that quickly filled with water. Exodus: Our Journey To Europe is broadcast on BBC Two on 11, 12 and 13 July. Watch other migrants’ stories every day this week online. Includes music […]