Formal references

European Fund for the Integration of third country nationals- 2010/FEI/7040, Ministry of the Interior – Civil Liberty and Immigration Department.

Brief description

GEA designed and implemented an annual intervention designed to promote professional response and operative tools for supporting, strengthening and spreading services for the reception, social and scholastic integration of foreign students and their families, particularly for those in vulnerability or disadvantaged situation, in the view of professional coordination and integration of territorial services involved (district A. Ulss 6 of Vicenza and A. Ulss 15 Alta Padovana), the leading partner high school Lioy of Vicenza, in partnership with the Social health services and the I.C.S of Vigodarzere (PD), also in collaboration with Oxfam Italy, AICCRE Veneto, Vicenza Province (department of work and, professional training, employment services, education agency), Padua province (Immigration department of immigration, emigration and security), education agencies of Vicenza and Padua.

Main activities carried out: promoting a shared reception protocol, promoting a professional team for analyzing and tackling with vulnerability situations, Cultural Linguistic Mediation, advice and counselling to support schools, training for teachers, activities of integration for young people, first and second generation, Italians and families, promoting education among peers, realisation of an operative protocol with good practice and experimented intervention for future sustainability.


Ministry of the interior – Civil Liberty and Immigration Department, European Integration fund, 2010, action n.2 “Progetti giovanili”


Foreign students, of first and second generation, Italians and their families




02 August 2010 – 30 June 2011