Integration of migrants web portal-culture area

Ministry of work and social policies
Ministry of Interior
Ministry of Education, University and Research
Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Tourism
Key objectives of the measure:

The web portal Integrazioni Migranti "live and work in Italy" is a co-funded project of the European Fund for the Integration, born under the coordination of the Ministry of Work and Social Policies, in collaboration with the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Education and Research. The public company Italia Lavoro is in charge of the management of the web portal. Its aim is to favor the access to all the services offered along the italian territory, assuring a correct information to all foreign citizens in order to facilitate their integration in the italian society.

The structure of the portal is based in the "National Plan for Integration": education and learning, work, housing, access to the essential services, minors and second generations. The portal offers information for each field and shows the public-private network of services active in the territory. The culture section is runing since two years and wants to testify the impact of the migrant's culture in the italian society, in terms of exchanges, enrichment and integration, storytelling of migrant's culture and their world.

Scope of the measure:
Nature of the measure:
Main feature of the measure:

This website is dedicated to five sections: literature, cinema, theatre, music, visual arts and cultural heritage. It includes also the international legal framework that regulates and foster the cultural diversity, the media and magazines specialized in this issues and a part about the Italian migration. The portal offers information for each field and shows the several ongoing initiatives and an archive of notices.



Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

It is expected to favor the access of foreign citizens to all the territory services and to assure a correct information in order to integrate them in the italian society.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:


Main conclusions of the evaluation of the measure:

The entries to the website have grown from the 20.000 in 2014 to the 24.000 in 2015.

The monthly visitors  have grown from the 14.200 in 2014 to the 20.000 in 2015.

The newsletter suscribers have grown from the 1.700 in 2014 to the 2.000 in 2015.

Indicators used to determine impact:
Entries to the website, monthly visitors and newsletter's suscribers.
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Media Arts
Cultural Value Chain