01 Feb 2011

Awareness raising in Europe: meeting with italian MEPs in the European Parliament (July 2010)

On 6 July 2010, the Publication “Left Behind” released by L’Albero della Vita on the phenomenon of children left in Romania when parents migrate to Italy and Spain has been presented in the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Promoted by MEP Toia, MEP Sassoli and Vice-President MEP Angelilli, the meeting saw a good participation of Italian MEPs and the issue of left behind, its causes and consequences, as well as L’Albero della Vita’s intervention in Romania were presented and debated with the MEPs, who expressed strong interest.