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Rescue in the Mediterranean: learning from the Italian experience

Since early 2016, Italy has served as the main point of entry to Europe for migrants and refugees. To learn from the Italian authorities' significant experience, participants of the Summer School on Refugee and Migrant Health took part in a field trip that included a simulated search-and-rescue operation and triage exercise.

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