How Milan’s ‘new poor’ are struggling to afford food amid the pandemic

How Milan’s ‘new poor’ are struggling to afford food amid the pandemic

After a year of the coronavirus crisis, even the wealthiest parts of Italy are seeing a sharp rise in poverty rates.

Poverty rises to 15-year high in Italy amid coronavirus crisis

Poverty rises to 15-year high in Italy amid coronavirus crisis

‘Half a million jobs’ expected to be lost in Italy to the coronavirus crisis

‘Half a million jobs’ expected to be lost in Italy to the coronavirus crisis

Italy’s ‘new poor’: The people left struggling to eat in the coronavirus crisis

Italy’s ‘new poor’: The people left struggling to eat in the coronavirus crisis

Italy to seek special EU status for disadvantaged south

Italy to seek special EU status for disadvantaged south

Five million people are still living in ‘absolute’ poverty in Italy

Five million people are still living in ‘absolute’ poverty in Italy

Naples starts demolition of notorious crime-ridden Scampia buildings

Naples starts demolition of notorious crime-ridden Scampia buildings

2.7 million people apply for Italy’s basic income scheme

2.7 million people apply for Italy’s basic income scheme

Italy launches ‘citizen’s income’ scheme to combat poverty

Italy launches ‘citizen’s income’ scheme to combat poverty

Italian government approves overhaul of welfare and pensions

Italian government approves overhaul of welfare and pensions

Pope gives out 3,000 ice creams to Rome’s poor and homeless

Pope gives out 3,000 ice creams to Rome’s poor and homeless

Italy’s minimum income scheme has helped 300,000 so far: government

Italy’s minimum income scheme has helped 300,000 so far: government

How Italy’s growing rich-poor divide could impact the election result

How Italy’s growing rich-poor divide could impact the election result

Almost one in three in Italy are at risk of poverty or exclusion

Almost one in three in Italy are at risk of poverty or exclusion

Italy’s young get poorer while the old get richer: report

Italy’s young get poorer while the old get richer: report

Italy has EU’s highest level of youth unemployment, study shows

Italy has EU’s highest level of youth unemployment, study shows

How Italy plans to stop mafia preying on Covid-hit businesses

How Italy plans to stop mafia preying on Covid-hit businesses

Italy passes law to tackle poverty: Five key points

Italy passes law to tackle poverty: Five key points

This couple had to sell their wedding rings to pay for food – so a priest had new ones made

This couple had to sell their wedding rings to pay for food – so a priest had new ones made

Italy must step up reforms to tackle poverty and inequality: OECD

Italy must step up reforms to tackle poverty and inequality: OECD

Half of southern Italians at risk of poverty: report

Half of southern Italians at risk of poverty: report

One in three Italian kids risks poverty: report

One in three Italian kids risks poverty: report

For the first time, the younger generation is Italy’s poorest

For the first time, the younger generation is Italy’s poorest

Italy police get lunch for poor woman ‘forced to steal food’

Italy police get lunch for poor woman ‘forced to steal food’

Italian police find €200k in elderly sisters’ squalid home

Italian police find €200k in elderly sisters’ squalid home

Weak family ties drive spike in Italy homeless

Weak family ties drive spike in Italy homeless

1.4 million children in Italy live in poverty

1.4 million children in Italy live in poverty

Foreigners more at risk of poverty than Italians

Foreigners more at risk of poverty than Italians

Italy’s poverty rate fell slightly in 2013

Italy’s poverty rate fell slightly in 2013

Italy’s poor south risks ‘desertification’

Italy’s poor south risks ‘desertification’

1.4m Italian children in absolute poverty

1.4m Italian children in absolute poverty

Mayor plans to scrap dessert for poor kids

Mayor plans to scrap dessert for poor kids

The Italian helping street children through music

The Italian helping street children through music

Italy pledges €800m to fight poverty in 2014

Italy pledges €800m to fight poverty in 2014

Pope celebrates birthday with the homeless

Pope celebrates birthday with the homeless

More than 1m Italian children are in poverty

More than 1m Italian children are in poverty

Police crack down on Rome’s ‘poor’ students

Police crack down on Rome’s ‘poor’ students

Italy’s crisis leaves middle class struggling

Italy’s crisis leaves middle class struggling

Almost five million Italians are in poverty

Almost five million Italians are in poverty

Coronavirus crisis leaves ‘700,000 children in Italy without enough to eat’

Coronavirus crisis leaves ‘700,000 children in Italy without enough to eat’