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Italy’s migrant centres are using out of money

The centres are run by free organizations and NGOs, that yield accommodation, food and health caring to those vital there.

But a Italian Treasury owes them €600 million, according to Il Corriere, and a organizations have set a supervision a despotic deadline to compensate up: this Friday.

The income was set aside by Italy’s Stability Law to understanding with a predicament – €100 million any month – though a Italian daily reports that a fees have not been paid given April, notwithstanding countless requests from Interior Minister Angelino Alfano.

Several of a organizations obliged for a centres, including a Italian Red Cross, have pronounced that if they don’t accept a income by Sep 30th, they will be incompetent to continue charity their services.

In 2016, 131,000 migrants arrived in Italy. Between these and a vast series who arrived final year, a sum series of people vital in Italian migrant centres is 159,753, and a serve 15,000 unparalleled minors.

Around 13,000 live in acquire centres, while 22,000 are staying in Sprar (Protection System for Refugees and Asylum Seekers) centres or delegate accepting centres, and many are being housed in proxy structures while they wait for a outcomes of their haven applications.

The cost of providing accommodation, food and medical for new arrivals cost Italy over €1 billion in 2015.

Article source: http://www.thelocal.it/20160926/italy-is-running-out-of-money-to-accommodate-migrants