Meeting of ICC Coordinators

25-26 September 2019 Odessa, Ukraine

Cities that are member of the international Intercultural Cities network hold coordination meetings once per year to take stock of achievements, put forward new challenges, and prepare the next programme of work with a view to further develop both the intercultural cities’ network and the...

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Donostia/San Sebastián (Spain): another Intercultural city awarded the 2019 Europe Prize

18 September 2019

The 2019 Europe Prize – the highest level of the Prize which is awarded each year by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) to the town most active in promoting the European ideal – has been awarded to Donostia / San Sebastián in Spain. Donostia / San Sebastián is the...

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Study visit to Haifa, Israel: registrations now open

16 September 2019

Study visits represent the key learning pillar of the ICC programme. They contribute to the transfer of good practices and innovation among member cities and expose a range of policy-makers, practitioners and inclusion advocates to reflections and discussions with peers from across the world....

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Launch of the ICC Step-by-step guide: updated edition

16 September 2019 Strasbourg, France

Diversity has become a key feature of societies today and is particularly tangible in urban centres. While people of diverse national, ethnic, linguistic and faith backgrounds have immensely contributed to post-war prosperity, inequalities related to origin, culture and skin colour persist, and...

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First Expert visits to the city of Manchester and Bradford

10-13 September 2019 Manchester and Bradford, United Kingdom

On 10-13 of September the ICC programme will carry out the first Expert visits to the city of Manchester and Bradford. Both cities joined the Intercultural Cities network at the end of 2018. A member of the ICC Secretariat and two independent experts will meet City officials, as well as a wide...

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E-learning tool on Including migrants in emergency management: launch of the Italian version

3 September 2019 Strasbourg, France

After the release of the English and Spanish versions of the e-learning tool on Including migrants in emergency management, the ICC and the IOM are pleased to announce the launch of the Italian version. In our increasingly diverse communities, natural/technological disasters and other emergencies...

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How can the challenges of increasingly complex societies be managed?

17 September 2019

In Intercultural Citizenship in the Post-Multicultural Era, Ricard Zapata-Barrero, presents an analysis focusing on a post-multicultural period, in which he suggests how we can better manage the challenges presented by our multifaceted and increasingly complex societies. The first part of the...

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Publication of the report of the ICC information meeting for Québec region

17 September 2019

Last 15 May, on the occasion of the ICC Experts’ visit to Montréal (Canada) the ICC Delegation and the University of Montreal held an information meeting to present the Intercultural Cities Programme to the Union of Municipalities of Quebec (UMQ). The meeting brought together around thirty...

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First ICC Academy in the United Kingdom

8-9 October 2019 United Kingdom

On 8-9 October 2019, the ICC programme and its partner ICC UK will be holding in Bradford the first ICC Academy organised in the United Kingdom. The event will consist of a two-day immersive course to help UK cities make the most of the ICC network and streamline the process and tools available....

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Australasia Intercultural cities symposium

31 July 2019 Melton, Australia

The first Australasia Intercultural cities symposium was held in Melton (greater Melbourne) on 31 July 2019. The Mayors of Ballarat, Melton and Maribyrnong, members of the Council of Europe’s Intercultural cities programme, the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commissioner, academics,...

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