In Candoni, a Roma camp, five Roma women are breaking out of their traditional roles to start their own business in hopes of bettering their futures.
The Roma have been discriminated against in Italy from the time they first arrived in the country in 1400 to the present day. Will the Italian government's plan for inclusion help matters?
Every day in Italy, the Roma face challenges of prejudice, poverty and unemployment. Their story serves as a lesson and warning for refugees entering Italy's borders.
Ventimiglia is feeling the impact of heavier French border controls and deterrent measures, but the tension masks a wider humanitarian issue.
Rome is a city deeply attached to its long-held traditions and uniquely Italian way of life. What happens when new people, languages and religions make Italy’s capital their own?
Headlines about the European refugee crisis have become so commonplace that the issue has almost lost its shock value. Understanding one person’s story suddenly brings the crisis very close to home.
Refugees who make it to Rome are entering an environment they weren’t necessarily expecting: one that’s heavily polarized politically and full of distrust.
After traumatic journeys to Europe, refugees find that Italy can’t provide the kind of safe haven they hoped it would.
Americana icon Harris was in Rome to join with the Jesuit Refugee Service in addressing the European refugee crisis, a disaster she says is partly fueled by climate change.
Adriano Olivetti turned a small, Italian typewriter company into a global phenomenon—but his true obsession was transforming its headquarters, Ivrea, into a model industrial metropolis.
The 2006 Winter Olympics was a symbol of Turin’s regeneration. Now migrants and refugees occupy the deserted athletes’ village, turning it into a ‘symbol of their protests.’
The climate agreement signed by 196 nations last month created tremendous momentum, but faith leaders say it will take a gigantic effort by billions of believers to shape a new world.