Santa Pola Meeting

The event involved 62 citizens, including 7 participants from the city of Gioiosa Ionica (Italy), 2 participants from the city of Birgu (Malta),3 participants from the city of Erdut (Croatia),2 participants from Novo Mesto (Slovenia), 2 participants from Lousada (Portugal), 3 participants from Neapoli-Sykies (Greece).

The event took place in Santa Pola (Spain) from 14/03/2018 to 16/03/2018

The aim of the event was to improve the knowledge and exchange good practices on how immigrants’ consultative bodies can stimulate immigrate democratic participation and improve integration policies. Besides the organization of a round table with the experts and operators from the local office for migrants, the Municipality of Santa Pola organized a simulation on the port of Santa Pola on how the immigrants should be saved and assisted once they approach the coast by boat. In addition, the partnership organized a working session to discuss the integration to the Statue of the Association.