ITALY: New DPCM, the Government should not ignore civil society acting in the sphere of culture and social inclusion.

Statement by ARCI, originally published in Italian, on 25 ottobre 2020, accessible here We are very disappointed to see that the measures contained in the new Prime Ministerial Decree just…

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ITALY: The right to assembly and protest during the lockdown
Detainees protest on the roofs of the San Vittore prison in Milan, northern Italy, 09 March 2020. Violent protests broke out on the day in 27 Italian prisons against the novel coronavirus restrictions affecting the country with many inmates asking for an amnesty due to the virus emergency. Serious riots are taking place at San Vittore in Milan and Rebibbia in Rome where, as well as burning mattresses, some inmates attacked the infirmaries, media reported. ANSA/ANDREA FASANI

ITALY: The right to assembly and protest during the lockdown

By Osservatorio Repressione Download the report here.   Since the beginning of the COVID - 19 pandemic, in Italy, 226,699 people were infected, 65,129 are currently positive and, above all,…

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ITALY: a brief analysis on democracy and COVID-19

Extract from article originally published on TNI website, 14 April 2020 - accessible here Author: Francesco Martone [...] Italy was one of the countries where COVID-19 spread with dramatic and…

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ITALY: New Safe Harbor Decree – “Save all lives, on land and at sea. It is possible and dutiful” – say NGOs

(Mediterranea - Saving Humans, 8 April 2020) The NGOs Sea-Watch, Doctors Without Borders, Open Arms and Mediterranea express their concern about the Italian government's decision to use the health emergency…

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