Italy arms convicts with fashion tips

Government introduces new programme for inmates in order to make them employable after gaining freedom.

    For those who have spent time in prison, it can be difficult to re-integrate into society and find a job.

    Italy's government is trying to tackle the problem by intorducing a new programme that gives inmates some fashionable new skills they can use once they are released.

    Al Jazeera's Claudio Lavanga reports from Rome.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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