Programme: Erasmus+

Key Action: Support for policy reform Action Type: Dialogue between young people and policy makers

Integration of refugees


Youth (Participation, Youth Work, Youth Policy)
Migrants' issues


The project promoted by AICS and 9 partners born with the ambition to promote and stimulate projects to promote social inclusion for migrants. In SPECIFIC we want to offer innovative possibilities of education, training and employment for disadvantaged community, a fighting discrimination and define a new agenda for integration of migrants.
The project aims to:
• promote participation in democratic life in Europe, active citizenship, intercultural dialogue, solidarity and foster quality improvements in youth work;
• Increase the International Dimension of the activities in the youth sector and the role of youth workers and the involved organizations.
The MAW's specific objectives are :
• Improving Theoretical Knowledge Of Operators and committed social worker in inclusion projects and integration of migrants.
• share best practices adopted From the Organizations on the theme of inclusion and integration of migrants.
• Improving the quality of services from partner organizations on the local and national
• Strengthen the partnership among the organizations involved also for future international projects on the subject of inclusion.
• Promote Advocacy Actions
MIGRANTS ARE WELCOME includes a INTERNATIONAL MEETING (1/5 October 2018) to be held in Ciampino, Rome where will be drafted the Guidance Document for inclusion projects and will be started a web campaign against racism
Each partner will involve 4 young people (25/30 age), plus 1 expert on youth policy and immigration. The project will involve 20 participants with fewer opportunities (10 migrants and 10 with economic difficulties) for a total of 50 participants.
Maw's direct beneficiaries are young people who work, or aspire to be included, in the staff of partner organizations engaged in the implementation of social inclusion projects for migrants.
We expect the organization of 9 local dissemination events with a participation of at least 90 young people at a total of 900 young people; the launch of a web campaign (discussed in Rome) at the same time by all 9 partners; and the future participation of participants in other international mobility projects, the organization of other social inclusion projects for migrants to be developed in local partner communities.

Political Decisional Makers

Bruno Molea

President AICS Associazione Italiana Cultura Sport, and President  CSIT World Sports Games e Member of National Council CONI. Former Italian MP. He is a member of the National Executive of the Third Sector Forum and is elected Vice President of the International Organization of Social Tourism in 2009.

Mattia Di Tommaso

President SOS Europa and Idea Europa. Degree in Law at University of Rome Tor Vergata. Master's Degree in “International Protection of Human Rights” at the University “La Sapienza” in Rome. He attended the multidisciplinary course "Political asylum in the European Union". Elected member of the Executive Council of the Youth Forum of Lazio. He worked at the European Parliament in Brussels. He worked in the Italian Office of the United Nations.  Coordinator of EuroGames Roma 2019 and Young Leaders


Cosimo Renzi

Regional expert of C.O.N.I. (Italian Olympic Commitee) on intercultural activity with operational experiences in social-educational, migration and social marginalities fields. Member of the council of the sport club ASD “AICS Accoglienza Solidale” which has the aim of promoting social inclusion of sylum-seekers and refugees. Manager of the Welcoming Centre for asylum-seekers “Accoglienza Solidale” located in Firenze: management of the social cohesion of migrants’ community. Member of the organizing committee of AICS CSIT World Sports Games in Lignano Sabbiadoro. AICS International affairs Office worker Project team member for Eu projecting