• 9. Country Profile: Italy
  • 9.1. Introduction
  • 9.2. Background information on Italy
  • 9.2.1. Trends in the number of applicants
  • 9.2.2. Number of statuses granted
  • 9.2.3. Main countries of origin
  • 9.2.4. Costs
  • 9.3. Organisation of the asylum procedure
  • 9.3.1. Co-ordination
  • 9.4. Legal basis
  • 9.5. Arrangements immediately upon arrival
  • 9.6. Accommodation
  • 9.6.1. Names and addresses of reception and accommodation centres
  • 9.6.2. Special treatment
  • 9.6.3. Standard of reception and accommodation facilities
  • 9.6.4. Possible changes and developments
  • 9.7. Means of subsistence
  • 9.7.1. Possible changes
  • 9.8. Access to education
  • 9.8.1. Possible changes
  • 9.9. Access to the labour market
  • 9.9.1. Possible changes
  • 9.10. Access to health care
  • 9.10.1. Possible changes
  • 9.11. Rules on detention and other restrictions on free movement
  • 9.12. Differences in treatment according to the stage of the asylum procedure and the type of status sought
  • 9.13. Political atmosphere surrounding refugees and immigrants
  • 9.13.1. The public debate
  • 9.13.2. The political debate
  • 9.13.3. International co-operation