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Father Roberto Malgesini was known for helping migrants and homeless people | Photo: ANSA/La Diocesi

Vicofaro parish priest Father Biancalani with a group of migrants at the Community of Vicofaro in Pistoia | Photo: ANSA
The Community of Sant'Egidio has been working on Lesbos for some years now and has already airlifted several groups of asylum seekers and vulnerable migrants to begin new lives in Italy  | Photo: Courtesy of Sant'Egidio
A young migrant cries where Father Roberto Malgesini was stabbed to death in Como on September 15, 2020 | Photo: ANSA/Matteo Bazzi
The Catholic community Sant'Egidio are running activities on Lesbos this August with a group of about 150 volunteers from around Europe. Offering hope to migrant families who participate in their activities | Photo: With kind permission of Sant'Egidio
Pope Francis greeting migrants in Moria, Lesvos Island, Greece, on April 16, 2016 | Photo: EPA/FILIPPO MONTEFORTE
Children from Ethiopia after landing at Rome's Fiumicino airport through humanitarian corridors. | Photo: ANSA/Redazione Telenews
Bright murals adorn the walls at the Centro Astalli in Catania | Photo: Emma Wallis