FRA visits Italian migration hotspots

From 18 to 20 June, the Agency visited two migration hotspots and three reception centres for asylum seekers and victims of trafficking in Sicily.

While there it reviewed what is being done to prevent, identify and address sexual and gender-based violence, including trafficking for sexual exploitation. During the visit, FRA met with police, prefectures, reception centres managers, healthcare professionals, international agencies and anti-trafficking NGOs.