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February 23 2017

One year of Humanitarian Corridors: with a new group arriving on 27/2 we reach 700 people rescued from war

Thank you to all who have supported this dream. Follow us live on website and facebook next monday morning

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One year of humanitarian corridors!

27 February and 2 March we will celebrate welcoming in Italy other 125 people
The first group of refugees from the war in Syria arrived in Italy in February 2016. It seemed a dream, for them and for us, to help whole families, who had lost everything, to start a new life. Around them an extraordinary movement of solidarity has grown up: many have offered help, even offering homes. This has shown the  beautiful face of Italy, which encourages and supports us to continue. And so, one year from the first arrivals, we reach the number of 700 people rescued from Damascus, Homs, Aleppo. Among them many children born with the war, who have known the peace in our country.

Pope Francis is encouraging us a lot on this path. Just a few days ago he said that to address the issue of migration, you have to use "four verbs: to welcome, protect, promote, integrate." It's the best way to think also of our future.
On Monday, February 27, we will be at Fiumicino airport, and stream live the arrival of refugees and the conference welcome release. Follow the event in streaming on our website and our Facebook page!

Thank you for your sympathy and support. See you soon!


October 19 2016

Out of war, beyond the sea: the way of hope. WATCH!

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June 2 2016

Humanitarian corridors: an ecumenical project to welcome and integrate

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March 7 2016

Thanks to everyone who donated to support the humanitarian corridors. The online collection continues

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March 7 2016

VIDEO - the words of Pope Francis on humanitarian corridors during the Angelus

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February 29 2016

To open new ways to safety for refugees, to avoid the death trips across the Mediterranean, support the #humanitariancorridors. DONATE NOW

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February 25 2016

Humanitarian corridors: a group of 93 Syrian refugees will arrive at Fiumicino on Monday 29 February

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