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N°34, September 2014

 

Content:

- Dublin fights racism and discrimination in public transport;

- The intercultural approach to Roma inclusion: Neukölln’s Story of Success;

- Stavanger – welcoming internationals to the city;

- Lisbon: TODOS Caminhada de Culturas – 12-14 September 2014;

- Reggio Emilia – Burkina Faso: the true spirit of co-development;

- Euro-Iberoamerican dialogue on diversity: how can cities realise the diversity advantage;

- Patras working for the benefit of co-creation;

- Intercultural Museum in Melitopol as a centre of social cohesion;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.

 

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N°33, June 2014

 

Content:

- SAFE: School Approaches for Family Empowerment;

- OXLO Business Charter;

- Reggio Emilia - a local framework pact for the requalification of the railway station zone;

- Interactive Skills for Refugee Employment Project;

- Lyon - The "Fabuleuses traversées" of the final year pupils at Jean Giono primary school;

- Spotlight on Intercultural Tenerife;

- Lublin (Poland) intercultural action;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°32, April 2014

 

Content:

- Limerick joins Intercultural cities and launches an action plan "Towards Intercultural Limerick";

- Launching the C4i – Communication for Integration;

- DELI: Cities maximising benefits of diverse end inclusive entrepreneurship;

- Bergen joins Intercultural Cities;

- Donostia/San Sebastian engaged deeply with diversity ;

- Mixed urban spaces to reduce prejudice;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°31, February 2014

 

Content:

- Business partnerships with migrants’ countries of origin: sharing the diversity advantage;

- Rumours in Botkyrka – a study of common rumours which harm an intercultural Botkyrka;

- Santa Maria da Feira: Diversity and migration as a door to new markets;

- Master in Immigration Management in Barcelona;

- Mediation as a key-factor for intercultural inclusion in Patras;

- Intercultural Centres: enhancing diversity in the public space & community safety;

- Executive Training Seminar: Principles of Equality and Challenges of Discrimination Problems and Effective Remedies

- Italy’s Ministry for Integration signs agreement with National Network of Intercultural Cities;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°30, December 2013

 

Content:

- MultiWalks: a smartphone App revealing Europe's neighbourhood stories, through walks made by artists;

- Fifth edition of the Festival "ALL – Walk of Cultures" 2013;

- 14 Spanish municipalities signed the first Living together Charter;

- Bilbao City Council improves the results obtained in the Intercultural Cities Index by implementing the ICC recommendations and best practice guidelines;

- Are you interculturally competent?;

- Diversity in Hessen;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°29, October 2013

 

Content:

- Berlin-Neukölln’s strategy for Roma inclusion: an intercultural approach;

- A diversity advantage story: Dutch city hires Polish psychology experts;

- Intercultural Melitopol: measuring cultural empathy;

- The three strands of intercultural policies: a comprehensive view;

- Demography and Migration: an Outlook for the 21st century;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°28, July 2013

 

Content:

- NEUCHÀTOI 2013: Cultural Interaction To Overcome Cultural Barriers;

- Copenhagen’s Host Programme facilitates the integration process;

- Mexican Congresswoman Aleida Alavez proposed the first law on interculturality and population at a national level;

- Benefiting from the social inclusion of vulnerable groups of Patras’ population;

- Rotterdam has joined the Intercultural Cities network ;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°27, May 2013

 

Content:

- Growth through diversity in Copenhagen;

- The Immigrant Council of Ireland recently rolled out the campaign to mark the European Week against Racism!;

- An Intercultural Vision for Hamamatsu – Shining into the Future;

- Oslo Extra Large: Measuring Up, Making Diversity Count;

- Campi Bisenzio’s Launches Forum for New Citizens;

- 5th meeting of the RECI-Spanish Network of Intercultural Cities ;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°26, March 2013

 

Content:

- Milestone event in Dublin: a new impetus for the Intercultural cities approach;

- Immigration city Erlangen. Revising the relationship between migrant and receiving societies;

- A more inclusive ICC network for Portugal;

- SONETOR Seminar - Contribution of intercultural mediators to the social inclusion of migrants;

- Building Intercultural Strategies with Citizens: The Community Based Results Accountability Approach;

- Strong gesture to promote civic rights of children of foreign parents;

- Laboratorio Diritti Fondamentali publishes report on right to health;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°25, January 2013

 

Content:

- Diversity opportunities flourish in Oslo Extra Large;

- Asia-Europe Intercultural cities summit in Hamamatsu (Japan);

- Asserting the diversity advantage;

- Fourth meeting of RECI – Spanish Intercultural cities network;

- GRITIM-UPF Numbers 13 and 14 are online !;

- Standing for Intercultural Mixing and Participation among Migrants in Italy;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


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N°24, October 2012

 

Content:

- Better and Inclusive Neighbourhoods for all on Tenerife Island (Spain) ;

- Reggio Emilia adopts an intercultural strategy and confirms its reputation as an open, safe and collaborative city;

- Community-based business support in London Lewisham;

- 2012 Intercultural Innovation Award ;

- A Space for diversity Exchange in Dublin (Ireland) ;

- Diversity advantage in NGOs;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°23, September 2012

 

Content:

- An Intercultural Platform for Democratic Change in Lutsk (Ukraine);

- The Intercultural Approach to Counter an Anti-Immigrant Mood in Sweden;

- Facebook for participation: the Wedecide platform;

- The impact of Intercultural cities in Izhevsk: added value of the programme had for the city ;

- Cultural diversity and openness – central to the new Lublin 2020 Strategy;

- Blog on the ICC symposium "Intercultural Urban Planning and Place making";

- Communication about the diversity advantage works!;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°22, June 2012

 

Content:

- The Getxo (Spain) intercultural awareness programme;

- Teach Diversity to Me!;

- Satellite dishes become colourful dots on grey façades in Sweden;

- HOTEL Gelem: an artistic intervention with Roma families and visitors against racism and exclusion;

- What shows that I am interculturally competent?;

- An ethos of hospitality: the Belfast friendship club;

- Reviving a declining Norwegian community by attracting migrants;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°21, April 2012

 

Content:

- A library to Foster Intercultural Learning in Amsterdam;

- Committing to diversity: Neuchâtel’s citizenship charter;

- Youth photography for interculturalism: launch in Patras;

- A handbook on Tolerance and Cultural Diversity in Europe;

- Debate on "Intercultural City: Building an inclusive Identity";

- Joint the "Do One Thing for Diversity and Inclusion" campaign ;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°20, March 2012

 

Content:

- You are REALLY welcome: the experience of the Hamburg Welcome Centre;

- Brewing Innovation: Intercultural Practices from Delft;

- Diversity - a way out of the crisis?;

- Migrant/Minority civic engagement and participation in Reggio Emilia;

- Making a difference in intercultural conflict: the Ballynafeigh centre in Belfast;

- About Shaping perceptions and attitudes to realise the diversity advantage (SPARDA);

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°19, February 2012

 

Content:

- The international policies of the intercultural city – Reggio Emilia signs a co-operation agreement with Morocco ;

- New impetus for intercultural policy in Patras!;

- GETXO (Spain): Discussion Forum on interculturality and strategies for the management of diversity;

- The use of digital mapping for intercultural policy-making ;

- Intercultural Spaces and Centres ;

- Tokyo Declaration on a Partnership between Intercultural Cities ;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°18, November 2011

 

Content:

- Young people make a difference in Lewisham;

- Exploring intercultural competence;

- GETXO (Spain): Discussion Forum on interculturality and strategies for the management of diversity;

- Intercultural Dublin;

- The results of a large EU-funded research project confirm the principles underpinning Intercultural cities;

- Constructing an inclusive institutional culture - Intercultural competences in cultural services (2011);

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°17, October 2011

 

Content:

- The biggest web page in the world – Lyon says yes to diversity;

- The Contribution of Outsiders to Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Cities ;

- Cohen-Emerique M. (2011) - Pour une approche interculturelle en travail social, Théories et pratiques, Rennes, Presses de l’EHESP;

- Expert visit and study visit to the city of Izhevsk 2011: Overview;

- Social Entrepreneurship as a Space for Intercultural Communication and Innovation;

- Sharing radio programmes about migration ;

- ICC: Facebook and Twitter.


N°16, September 2011

 

Content:

- Ireland: Health Service Executive Intercultural Guide;

- The reality is diverse - the policy is intercultural;

- Making the Most of Diversity - Profile of Intercultural Innovators;

- Comics strips for diversity in Kosovo;

- The Lewisham Conversation;

- Travelling around the World without leaving Lisbon;

- Migrants and their descendants: Guide to policies for the well-being of all in pluralist societies.


N°15, June 2011

 

Content:

- Barcelona fights cultural prejudice and stereotypes;

- Poitiers developing an intercultural reception/integration policy;

- Berlin - Intercultural by Law;

- Intercultural Cities recently hosted a seminar within the World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku (7-9 April 2011);

- Community Based Results Accountability for the Intercultural Cities - three cities, three experiences, a lot of similarities;

- Spain: 1st meeting of the National Intercultural Cities network.


N°14, April 2011

 

Content:

- The Intercultural cities family expands! ;

- The interactive Intercultural cities index is now on-line;

- Intercultural cities on social media;

- Reggio 3.0 - A platform to voice all of the inhabitants opinions!;

- Intercultural cities connects with the USA.


N°13, February 2011

 

Content:

- Toronto taps into migrant employment pool;

- European Museums and Interculture – Responding to Challenges in a Globalized World;

- Melitopol - inspiring a national intercultural network ;

- The Intercultural Cities Index and Cities in Catalonia;

- Discussing Intercultural Cities in Tokyo;

- Copenhagen takes its intercultural engagement further ;

- Italian Intercultural Cities Network - maximizing the minority advantage!


N°12, October 2010

 

Content:

- Mexico City: a law to embed interculturality in the city policies;

- A neighbourhood as an intercultural laboratory: the TODOS Walk of Cultures Festival, Lisbon (16-19 September 2010);

- Izhevsk: learning from the past, looking to the future;

- Reggio Emilia proposes legal reform;

- Spain implements a practical approach to managing diversity!;

- Patras and Limassol: Two Cities, One project-One aim- Interculturalism!;

- Internationalisation of OPENCITIES;

- Conference "Cities Promoting Equality and Solidarity" Conference "Cities Promoting Equality and Solidarity"


N°11, July 2010

 

Content:

- The first national network of Intercultural Cities;

- The Intercultural City Index;

- Designing an Intercultural Park. Results of the International Master Class, Stadslab Melitopol 2010;

- From multicultural perspectives to intercultural dialogue: A workshop for combing media production methods in Ukraine;

- Intercultural Consultation and Participation: Ignore at your own peril!;

- Intercultural Family Residential Model Brunnenhof;

- International Cities of Migrants Conference - The Hague, 3-4 October 2010;

- ELAC - European Local Authorities Competition on Good Practices on the Support for Migrant Elders’ Initiatives.


N°10, May 2010

 

Content:

- Youth magazine 5+: Fostering Interculturalism and Benefiting from Linguistic Diversity;

- Interview with Luca Cianfriglia, director of the Gate Project Porta Palazzo;

- Museums are boring!;

- Barcelona, not yet a member but one of the club;

- Intercultural Cities Book Published!;

- Lausanne Launches Intercultural Fund;

- Intercultural policies of the modern city.


N°9, February 2010

 

Content:

- Intercultural Oslo;

- Intercultural cities in Japan;

- Forum of Intercultural Cities in Bari ;

- Neuchâtel: intercultural integration in action;

- New initiatives and intercultural projects in Lublin;

- Stadslab in Melitopol - Designing an Intercultural Park;

- From all over the world happy in an Italian town.


N°8, October 2009

 

Content:

- Intercultural Lyon;

- Pigeonholing by the media;

- Neukölln kids win first price at the Carnival of Cultures with an intercultural float;

- Euronews to broadcast reports on pilot intercultural cities;

- Intercultural city network exchanges.


N°7, June 2009

 

Content:

- The intercultural cities journey;

- Towards a new intercultural strategy for Barcelona;

- Intercultural strategies, the example of VIC (Spain);

- Intercultural dialogue and the fight against discrimination – Contrasting media perspectives from Europe


N°6, May 2009

 

Content:

- Special file on the Conference "Managing Diversity", Tilburg (15-17 April 2009).

 

 


N°5, January 2009

 

Content:

- Highlights of an eventful year;

- Patras, a tradition of hospitality and interculturally aware leadership;

- In other cities…: Study visit to Barcelona and Malmedi initiative;

- Tilburg joins intercultural cities


N° 4, September 2008

 

Content:

- Citizenship and participation in the intercultural city;

- Oslo Extra Large;

- Berlin Neukölln Culture and communication as a key to the intercultural city;

- Integration in Neuchâtel – an innovative tradition - Interview with Thomas Facchinetti, Commissioner for Foreign Nationals of the Canton of Neuchâtel.


N° 3, June 2008

 

Content:

- The Council of Europe adopts a White Paper on Intercultural Dialogue;

- Neuchâtel in focus;

- Belfast visits Berlin;

- Italy launches a call to select the Italian City of Dialogue.


N° 2, May 2008

 

Content:

- The Intercultural Lens;

- Media Diversity Institute: MDI’s mission in a nutshell;

- Reggio Emilia in focus;

- Intercultural Cities conference.


N° 1, February 2008

 

Content:

- Profile: Phil Wood;

- Partnership with Eurocities;

- Lublin – First pilot Intercultural City;

- Intercultural Cities Conference, Liverpool (1-3 May 2008)

- The intercultural city: a rough definition