A widespread mobilization of activists and associations has allowed 4.000 to collect signatures in the first 4 days since the launch of the petition “Retirement is a right. We support the Italy-Albania agreement ". Join the change.
The Senator is among the signatories Tommaso Nannicini, work and pensions expert, who showed great commitment to the rights of Italian-Albanian workers. They also signed many Albanian Diaspora activists in Italy, presidents of associations, personalities of culture and journalism - Albania News will report to you in the coming days - together with many Italian citizens sensitive to workers' rights regardless of origin.
It is interesting to scroll through the comments left by many users after signing. "Retirement is a right in any situation," writes Giovanni. "I sign because it is right", comments Maurizio. Firmo “so that my grandparents and parents have a recognition of the enormous sacrifices and risks taken to guarantee this present to me and my sister”Is the message left by Andrea. "Because people who live here from 20 have the right to retire," adds Agnese.
The petition was launched by Gerarta (Geri) Ball - who had already worked as an Albanian diaspora activist in Italy and later as a diplomat - and was shared thousands of times on social media in these four days. But to achieve real change, more needs to be done.
Albania News has promoted the petition, along with many associations and individuals who are contributing in various ways. We will shortly be sharing with you a calendar of awareness-raising initiatives, promoted in different Italian cities.
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