Roma. Ostiense, a hideout in a construction site for a new railway line in the train station of Ostiense, few miles away from the historical centre of Rome where a community of refugees mainly coming from Afghanistan live.
A refugee from Eritrea is seen in his made wooden shelter in a refugee camp in Rome, few miles away from the historical centre of the city.
Roma. Ostiense train station. Few miles from the historical centre of Rome, inside a construction site just below the railway lines, a community of refugees mainly coming from Afghanistan has built shacks where to live in.
Rome. Underpass behind Termini train station, the main train station in the centre of the city. The whole area has been shelter for hundreds of immigrants, most of them coming to the capital from the south of Italy, to find work and apply for a legal permit to stay.
Bari, Puglia. A refugee from Congo is seen in front of his shelter.
Puglia. Inside a farmhouse temporarily occupied by refugees working during the watermelon harvesting season.
Puglia. Rignano Scalo. Two refugees from the Ivory coasts are seen inside their temporary shelter used for the tomato-harvesting season.
Puglia. Inside a farmhouse temporarily occupied by refugees working during the watermelon harvesting season.
Puglia.In the public gardens in the city of Bari.
Firenze, the electrical room of a former school, near the centre of the city that has been shelter to a community of refugees from Somalia.
Roma, portrait of a refugee from Eritrea inside his made up shelter.
Firenze, A view of a hideout inside a former pediatric hospital in the centre of the city.
Roma. An inside view of a shelter inhabited by a political refugee from Eritrea. The area not very far from the historical centre of the capital is occupied primarily by refugees from Ethiopia and Eritrea.
Puglia, Rignano Scalo, a refugee from the Ivory Coast is seen in front of his shack made of agricultural waste materials. In this area of Puglia many refugees arriving over the coasts of Sicily, come to find daily work as tomato pickers during the harvesting season.
Rome. A view of a refugee camp.
Firenze, refugees from Somalia are seen in front of their shelter which is a former school close to the city center.
Firenze. A refugee from Somalia is seen in his bed inside a former pediatric hospital in the centre of the city that has been shelter for a community of refugees from Somalia.
Puglia. Nardo', A view of a temporary refugee camp for the watermelon season.
Parete, Campania. A view of a made up shack around the countryside of Castel Volturno, where many refugees come to work as tomato pickers.
Parete, Campania. A temporary refuge for several refugees from West Africa, working in the countryside for the strawberry-harvesting season.
; Firenze. A refugee from Somalia is seen over her bed.
Firenze. A former school in the centre of the city. Temporary home to a small community of refugees from Somalia.
Puglia, Rignano Scalo, a view of the inside shack of refugees who came here for the tomato harvesting season.
Firenze, a former pediatric hospital located few miles away from the historical centre of the city. The former hospital fell into disuse years ago. It became a temporary shelter to a small community of refugees from Somalia waiting for their political status to be recognized by the Italian authorities.
Castel Volturno, Campania. Several refugees from different nationalities are seen during the night hours in a parking lot in front of a welcoming center from immigrants overfilled with occupants.
Puglia. Elvis, a refugee from Cameroon is seen in the countryside close to Bari. Cameroon has not been known as a violent country, although many human rights organization reported that political opposition is not tolerated in the country. Elvis has come to Italy and has received a political asylum escaping persecution in his country due to his protest movement against the presidential party in power.