The 10th edition of the Integrating Cities Conference “Inclusion for all. Empowering vulnerable migrants in cities” will take place on 16-17 November 2022 in Utrecht.
This year’s Conference takes place at a time when European cities welcome a large number of Ukrainian refugees, highlighting once again the essential role that cities play in receiving vulnerable people in need of protection. Our high-level event is hosted by the City of Utrecht, within the framework of Eurocities project CONNECTION “CONNEcting Cities Towards Integration action.”
To participate in the Integrating Cities Conference, you can register HERE
The draft agenda of the event is available here: Programme Integrating Cities Conference, 16-17 November 2022, Utrecht
The participants will attend two workshops out of the ones listed below, taking place on Wednesday, 16 November:
Morning session from 11:30 to 13:00
Workshop on “Undocumented migrants: possible solutions to ensure access to services“
Workshop on “Shaping local narratives on migration and diversity through decolonisation“
Workshop on “How to create spaces for LGBTQI+ refugees?“
Afternoon session from 14:30 to 16:00
Workshop on “Unaccompanied minors: challenges and good practices for integration”
Workshop on “Creating bridges for refugees’ integration at neighbourhood level“
Workshop on “Crisis management at the local level: initial reception of refugees and beyond“
During In this 10th edition of the Conference, on Thursday 17 November, the CONNECTION project’s partner cities will deliver training on 4 specific themes:
Training 1: How can cities develop a strategic approach to integration, participation and interaction?
Training 2: How to build a gender dimension into local integration policies?
Training 3: How can cities build pathways to employment for migrants?
Training 4: How to design one-stop-shops as an integrated response to integration needs?
We will celebrate the new signatories of the Integrating Cities Charter during the event. Would you like to join the Integrating Cities initiative and gain visibility to integration policies, good practices, and projects of your city? Please find all the details here and contact us for more information.