The year 2022 in Intercultural Cities – the annual report now online
The ICC annual report presents the main events and activities organised last year, as well as the tools and methodologies developed to assist local and regional authorities worldwide in the design, implementation and review of intercultural policies based on the principles of real equality, valuing diversity, fostering meaningful intercultural interaction and fostering active citizenship and participation.
Five Finnish municipalities will work on building an inclusive integration approach
The EU/CoE joint project ‘Building an inclusive integration approach in Finland’ will work with five Finnish municipalities to promote the implementation of local integration strategies which reflect the Good Relations principles.
Intercultural study visit of Cypriot Mayors to Barcelona and Santa Coloma de Gramenet
Under the project "Building structures for intercultural integration in Cyprus", five Mayors and Deputy Mayors participated in a study visit to the Intercultural Cities of Barcelona and Santa Coloma de Gramenet (Spain) on 15-16 March 2023.
Support programme for cities to respond to challenges of integrating refugees and migrants launched in Poland
With cities often at the forefront of responding to the challenges of integrating refugees and migrants, four major international organisations together with the Union of Polish Metropolises launched the Academy on the Integration of Migrants and Refugees in Polish Cities.
Successful literacy actions for Roma women in Patras
Aiming at combating discrimination and protecting human rights and equality, the Community Center-Roma Unit (CC-RU) of the Municipality of Patras (Greece) continues the successful implementation of customized literacy actions for Roma women, so that to strengthen the process of their social integration.
The Living Charter for Intercultural Modena has been presented to the Mayor and the City Council on 14 March 2023. It was developed through a participatory process which started in July 2022 and included more than 20 associations. It is a reference tool for the implementation of the three principles of “Intercultural Modena”.
ICC national networks - Release of the 2022 annual reports
The Intercultural Cities (ICC) programme is happy to announce the publication of the yearly reports of the ICC national networks in Italy (Città del Dialogo), Portugal (RPCI), Spain (RECI) and Ukraine (ICC-UA).