Cinformi facilitates the access of foreign citizens to public services and offers information on how to enter and stay in Italy as well as linguistic and cultural support. The centre carries out activities in the field of communication between social actors and actors for housing, study, research and reception of political asylum seekers, unaccompanied minors and victims of trafficking and smuggling.

The main goal of Cinformi is to give information on the procedures both to access existing services within the province of Trento and to enter and stay in Italy. This centre emerges as a point of reference for Italian and foreign citizens in Trentino community. It supports the initiatives of local institutions and social actors of private organizations for a peaceful coexistence.


August 25, 2014

Countdown for "Mare Nostrum" (Source: Cinformi Informative Centre for Immigration)

Without these efforts an indefinite number of people would have died


August 26, 2014

Italy, "stable" immigration

the "bulk" of the 5 million immigrants in Italy is composed mainly by families Read full article

August 25, 2014

Entries into Italy, family reunion on top

The data comes from "Leone Moressa Foundation" Read full article

August 18, 2014

600.000 foreign born in Italy

An increase, compared to the census 2001, of 282.6% Read full article

August 11, 2014

"Passport of rights"

"Welcome Kit" is a tool that will provide practical and logistical information along with a small dictionary Read full article

August 11, 2014

Migration to the Eu, the forecasts

The main destinations will be Spain, France, UK and Italy Read full article

August 11, 2014

Immigration, the new Istat data

The increase between 2013 and 2014 is around 3% Read full article

August 04, 2014

Request permission EU

This what has been stated in a recent judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union Read full article

August 04, 2014

Immigrants in the labour market

Data obtained from the fourth annual report "Immigrants in the labor market in Italy" Read full article

August 04, 2014

497.000 foreign entrepreneurs in Italy

There are almost 2 million foreigner entrepreneurs in Europe, almost half of them are non-EU citizens Read full article

June 24, 2014

"Ethnic" shopping

6 million Italians regularly make purchases in the so called "ethnic” stores, The data are from a study of CENSIS. Read full article

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