24 February 2022

European Practices for Integration and Care Final Event

Fondazione L’albero della Vita onlus will host the clsoing event for the closing event of the European Practices for Integration and Care project (EPIC) online on 24 February.

The event will discuss the work, outcomes and lessons of the EPIC project, which started in December 2019 and will last 27 months, until mid-march 2022, and how it supported unaccompanied minors in Europe. The project, in partnership with 8 other European partners, aims to improve the effectiveness and quality of alternative forms of reception for Unaccompanied Foreign Minors.

Isabela Atanasiu, DG HOME, will do a keynote speech on “The protection of migrant children in EU asylum and migration policies”, and the event will also feature best practices from project partners on how to promote foster care and alternative forms of care for unaccompanied migrant children.