The Intercultural city aims at building its policies and identity on the explicit acknowledgement that diversity can be a resource for the development of the society.

The first step is the adoption (and implementation) of strategies that facilitate positive intercultural encounters and exchanges, and promote equal and active participation of residents and communities in the development of the city, thus responding to the needs of a diverse population. The Intercultural integration policy model is based on extensive research evidence, on a range of international legal instruments, and on the collective input of the cities member of the Intercultural Cities programme that share their good practice examples on how to better manage diversity, address possible conflicts, and benefit from the diversity advantage.

This section offers examples of intercultural approaches that facilitate the development and implementation of intercultural strategies.

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Ref Aid: providing information to foster social inclusion

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Access to information is essential to fostering social inclusion and the ‟Ref Aid” digital app enables newcomers to easily find, through an interactive map, the main stakeholders involved – whether institutions or associations – in promoting social inclusion in a given area.

Cities wishing to be part of this project can provide input to this app by forwarding any relevant information they have which can then be listed on the map of the area in question. European cities can also encourage associations to have their activities listed.

This project is being implemented by Strasbourg City Council with the network of partner cities of the Club de Strasbourg.

 


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