On the 22th of May 2018, RiSSC conducted the first focus group of Integra project.

The second focus group aimed to bring together experts, stakeholders, professional actors with a deep knowledge and expertise about the immigration phenomenon in Rubano and in the surrounding area.

This focus group aimed to analyze the results of the first focus group in order to confirm or contest them.

RiSSC showed to the experts the leading questions and the answers of the participants of the first focus group. Furthermore RiSSC proposed to the experts a list of specific questions aimed to collect their opinions about the results of the first focus group.


The focus group recorded the participation of the 11 following participants:

Nicola Grigion – Servizio Centrale SPPAR - Ministry of Interior.
Maria Grazia D’Acquino – doctor of the Local Public Entity of Health System – Immigration Office.
Giovanni Foffano – Social services of the Local Public Entity of Health System.
Maurizio Trabuio – President of  social cooperative "Città Solare".  
Stefania Donegà – Councilor of Rubano.
Francesco Jori – Journalist.
Vincenzo Pace – Professor of University of Padua.
Sergio Frigo – Journalist.
Sara Moratti – Social Services of Rubano, involved in the SPPAR project.  
Mauro Scappato – Social operator of SPRAR.
Michele Fassina – Cultural mediator.

Rissc is proud of the collected results and the stakeholders involved.
RiSSC led the works according to the methodology: every partner had the adeguate space and the opportunity to share his own opinion.
The participants were proactively involved.
RiSSC collected inputs and data by all of the participants and gathered information very useful for the implementation of the City Integration Report and the City Integration Agenda.



RiSSC has aimed to realize an Italian Stakeholders Integration Group composted by people directly or indirectly involved in the implemplementation of integration policies on the Rubano territory and able to support the project’s activities, sharing knowledges, expertises and opinions.

RiSSC has chosen four people that represent the Rubano’s Local Government, the NGO in charge of the SPRAR Project, a NGO involved in the indirectly in integration of TCN in Rubano and an asylum seeker engaged to increase the integration process in Rubano.

The members of the Italian Stakehoder Integration Group are:

Stefania Donegà, Councilor for Social Policies of the Municipality of Rubano.
She has driven the implementation of the project named “Protection System for Asylum Seekers and Refugees” (SPRAR) in Rubano (http://www.sprar.it). Thanks to the support of the cooperative that manages the SPRAR service the city of Rubano has increased the direct knowledge between the citizens and the immigrants. In recent months she's evaluating with other municipal administration how to work together to resolve the problems and the critical issues related to the integration.

Maurizio Trabuio,President of social cooperative Città Solare, involved in the SPRAR Project.  
He holds a degree in Political Science at the University of Milan.
Since 1988 he has managed local social issues and helped people in difficulty through volunteer work for immigrants, homeless people, long-term unemployed and abused women.
In 1993 he founded the social cooperative “Nuovo Villaggio" (http://www.nuovovillaggio.org) , in 1997 the social cooperative "Città Solare" and he became a social entrepreneur.
He is currently President of the Città Solare Cooperative which offers housing services, support for entry into employment, reception of asylum seekers and refugees with the management of 11 housing structures and 4 SPRAR structures, one of them in the Municipality of Rubano.


Emmanuel Adolf Ajilloh, asylum seeker from Nigeria.
He was born in Nigeria in Nud, 36 years ago. In Nigeria he graduated in Political Science and Administration at the University of Porthacourt. He worked in the military strategy at the Nigerian Defense Academy (NDA). He arrived in Italy in 2015. He is an asylum seeker and is a guest of the Social Cooperative Città So.la.re. of Rubano. For two years he worked as a cultural mediator and operator at the F.A.I. of Padua.

Giampaolo Peccolo, Professor at the University of Bologna since 1999, and director of the Europroject Design Center at Venice International University since 1997.
Coordinator of several Erasmus and Interreg European Projects.
President of USMA, sport club working in Padua and other 3 neighbouring municipalities (including Rubano), since 2013.

This project is funded by the European Union’s Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund

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