Prof. Maurizio Cecconi has been awarded with the honour of Knight of Merit of the Italian Republic.

The President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella awarded Prof. Maurizio Cecconi with the honour of Knight of Merit of the Republic. Together with him, a group of citizens who have particularly distinguished themselves in community service during the coronavirus emergency. The awards, given to individuals, symbolically represent the choral commitment of many of our fellow citizens in the name of solidarity and constitutional values.

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