Riccardi Andrea: on the web

Riccardi Andrea: on social networks

Riccardi Andrea: press review

change language
you are in: home - news contact usnewsletterlink

Support the Community

  
October 25 2013 | ITALY

"The European position on immigration is right, but now the Government must intervene on Lampedusa".

Statement by President of the Community of Sant'Egidio Marco Impagliazzo. The reception centre in Lampedusa is collapsed again.

 
printable version

"Europe's position on immigration is right, but now everyone has to do their own part. Starting with Italy, which must heal the open wound of Lampedusa”. So said the president of the Community of Sant'Egidio, Marco Impagliazzo, on the conclusions of the Brussels European Council "that has decided to tackle the issue of immigration by including on the European agenda the principle of solidarity and the sharing of the responsibilities with the most exposed countries, changing, where necessary, the legislations on asylum". "Some of the expectations of the vigil have been respected - said Marco Impagliazzo - and it is appreciable the solemn commitment so that tragedies like those that have mourned the Mediterranean in early October are not repeated. But now it is necessary to work to keep the promises without waiting for political expirations, such as the European elections of next spring, which might suggest further unacceptable delays".

"Only in the night between Thursday and Friday - said the president of the Community of Sant'Egidio - more than 700 people were aided at sea and landings in Lampedusa continued while the 28 Heads of State and Government were preparing their decisions in Brussels. This means that time constraints. If the principle of solidarity between the States and that of the equitable sharing of the responsibilities is an important acquisition, it is also true that the countries of first entry are immediately called into action. The reception centre in Lampedusa is once again collapsed and it is unthinkable that its guests may be maintained in the conditions they are today. The government must act promptly".


 ALSO READ
• NEWS
February 20 2017

Youth for Peace speak different languages but have the same dream: #peripheryatcenter no to walls and peace for all

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT
June 4 2016
MARZABOTTO, ITALY

Sant’Egidio on pilgrimage to the places of the Nazi massacre at Monte Sole, remembering the victims of all wars

IT | EN | HU
May 6 2016

Pope receives the Charlemagne Prize. Riccardi: 'Dreaming and working with Francis for a new European humanism'

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT | CA | RU
May 5 2016
ROME, ITALY

Humanitarian corridors are replicable: Sant'Egidio speaks to the European Commission with diplomats from 16 countries

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT | CA | NL | RU
March 22 2016

Brussels, Sant'Egidio: "The Capital of Europe has been struck; sorrow and solidarity with the victims. Let's remain united and work for peace"

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT | CA | NL
March 11 2016

The new life of the Syrian refugees arrived through the humanitarian corridors

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT | CA | RU
all news
• PRESS
March 17 2017
Sette: Magazine del Corriere della Sera

Andrea Riccardi: Le politiche sulle migrazioni devono partire dai giovani africani che usano Internet e il cellulare

March 16 2017
Famiglia Cristiana

Andrea Riccardi: Riapriamo ai rifugiati il continente che si chiude

March 16 2017
SIR

Papa Francesco: in libreria “Sognare l’Europa” (Edb). Riccardi (storico), “ha un’idea alta” del Vecchio Continente proponendo “un nuovo umanesimo

March 2 2017
Famiglia Cristiana

Per l'Italia "globale" la Cina è più vicina

February 27 2017
L'huffington Post

Andrea Riccardi: Un anno di corridoi umanitari. L'integrazione protegge più dei muri

February 23 2017
Main-Post

Abschiebung in die Ungewissheit

all press releases
• EVENTI
March 24 2017 | ROME, ITALY

Preghiera ecumenica per l'Europa nel 60° anniversario dei Trattati di Roma

All meetings of prayer for peace
• DOCUMENTS

Appello al Parlamento ungherese sui profughi e i minori richiedenti asilo

Non muri ma ponti: il messaggio di Andrea Riccardi al 4° congresso di 'Insieme per l'Europa'

Marco Impagliazzo: Il sogno di un'Europa che promuova la società del vivere insieme e la pace

Walter Kasper

Laudatio per il prof. Andrea Riccardi in occasione del conferimento del Premio Umanesimo 2016 a Berlino

Corso di Alta Formazione professionale per Mediatori europei per l’intercultura e la coesione sociale

all documents
• BOOKS

Trialoog





Lannoo Uitgeverij N.V

Dopo la paura, la speranza





San Paolo
all books

PHOTOS

201 visits

234 visits

207 visits

116 visits

119 visits
all the related media