Implementer: Italian Red Cross
A reception centre at the border offers a central and known space that supports migrants with initial basic assistance and accommodation.
Neutral help points to provide accessible and reliable information and basic support to all migrants regardless of status.
Provision of immediate primary health care at landing sites to migrants coming ashore after search and rescue operations.
Smart practices report and database survey
About the report
People migrate in pursuit of a better life for themselves and their families. As described in the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies’ (IFRC) Policy on Migration, “migrants are persons who leave or flee their habitual residence to go to new places – usually abroad – to seek opportunities or safer and better prospects.
About the International Federation
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies is the world's largest humanitarian network with 17 million volunteers in 190 countries.