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"Youth4Climate: Driving Ambition", applications are open to young leaders of the "green generation" from all over the world02/09/2021

From 1 February 2021 until 1 March 2021 it is possible to submit the application to participate to "Youth4Climate: Driving Ambition". The meeting, reserved to young people from all over the world held in Milan from 28 to 30 September 2021, will precede the COP26 Conference of Parties in Glasgow scheduled between 1 and 12 November 2021 and dedicated to the actions...

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Update to new measures for return to Australia01/20/2021

Following the decision by National Cabinet (8 January 2021) all travellers to Australia must provide evidence of a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test to your airline when checking in for your flight at the departure point. This applies to all travellers five years of age or older departing on flights on or after 22 January 2021. You must be tested 72 hours or less...

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Giorgio Perlasca, an Italian hero01/19/2021

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2021 On the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, which is celebrated all over the world on the 27th of January to commemorate the day in which the Russian army entered and liberated the Auschwitz concentration camp (27 January 1945), the Italian Cultural Institutes of Sydney and Melbourne, in collaboration...

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“Excellence: Italian Main Industrial Sectors” - a publication to enhance the prominence of Made in Italy01/14/2021

Excellence - Italian Main Industrial Sectors is a publication in English realised by the Directorate General for Cultural and Economic Promotion and Innovation of Farnesina, which offers an overview of the main production sectors of the Italian economic system, in terms of analysis, positioning and comparison with main competitors. The initiative, which is part...

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Chiusura Ufficio Consolare 21-22/12/2020 12/21/2020

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the consular office of the Embassy will be closed Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 December. We apologise for the inconvenience. A causa di circostanze impreviste, l’Ufficio Consolare dell’Ambasciata resterà chiuso per l’intera giornata di lunedì 21 e martedi 22. Ci scusiamo per il disagio.

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The Divine Comedy, a path in thirty-three languages12/09/2020

An audiobook, produced by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on the occasion of Dante's centenary celebrations, presents select passages from the poem in thirty-three different languages. Seven hundred years after Dante's death, the audiobook Dalla selva oscura al Paradiso (From the dark wood to Paradise) leads listeners on a guided...

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