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.


June 24, 2014

Foreign companies on the rise (Source: Cinformi Informative Centre for Immigration)

Compared to 2011, foreign companies have increased by 9.5%

  • June 20, 2014

    Highly skilled migrants Important news for researchers and highly skilled workers introduced by the government's plan "Destination Italy"

  • March 24, 2014

    New EU funds The European Parliament has recently approved the Fund for asylum, migration and integration


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

June 20, 2014

Second generation immigrants

Always more but also better at school Read full article

March 24, 2014

Work in time of crisis

In Italy, in the first semester of 2013, 2.3 million foreign workers have been counted, 10.5% of all workers Read full article

March 24, 2014

Good news for non-EU journalists

Non-EU citizens legally resident in Italy and included in the journalists'register have the right to become director of a newspaper Read full article

March 24, 2014

Reception of migrants

The aim is to enhance the care and the support to migrants arriving on Italian shores Read full article

March 14, 2014

Report on Immigration in Trentino

The foreign population resident in Trentino amount over 48.000 Read full article

March 14, 2014

Less discrimination at work

The data has been collected by UNAR Read full article

March 14, 2014

Dublin III, new Regulation

the new Regulation entered into force Read full article

March 14, 2014

International protection, EU permits

The updates are provided within a legislative decree Read full article

March 14, 2014

“Destination Italy”

“Destination Italy” plan has become law Read full article

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