The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities will hold its 33rd Session under this year’s theme “Decentralised policies for the successful integration of migrants”. Highlights will include testimonies of young refugees and debates on the youth perspective in the fight against corruption and the situation of Catalonia in Spain. Speakers include Petr Mlsna, Deputy-Minister of the Interior, Czech Republic and Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland.
The winners of the 6th Dosta! Congress Prize for Municipalities, awarded biennially to three municipalities from Council of Europe member States, for innovative projects that have been implemented at the local level concerning the Inclusion of Roma and Travellers, will be announced on Thursday and the prize awarded in a ceremony in the plenary.
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