|International||MIXITIES - Making Integration work in Europe’s Cities: Delivering the Integrating Cities Charter||EUROCITIES||International||
The findings and recommendations served to underpin and enhance the policy dialogue established between EUROCITIES Working Group Migration & Integration and DG Home Affairs under the Integrating Cities process.
|International||List of International LRA Associations||Council of Europe & Congress of Local and Regional Authorities (CLRA)||International||
Provides practical information for the existing international Local and Regional authorities associations.
|International||Gender Budgeting as a tool for safeguarding women’s health||Council of Europe - Committee on equal Opportunities for Women and Men||International||
Gender budgeting is an application of gender mainstreaming in the budgetary process. It means a gender-based assessment of budgets, incorporating a gender perspective at all levels of the budgetary process and restructuring revenues and expenditures in order to promote gender equality.
|International, Local, Regional||ENTO – a European Civil Service Training Network||Council of Europe, Congress of Local and Regional Authorities (CLRAE)||International||
ENTO enables bilateral and multilateral partnerships to be set up and makes it possible for the staffs of training bodies and of local and regional authorities to organise courses and study visits, or to take part in official visits, seminars or other activities which take place within the framework of Council of Europe and European Union programmes.
|International||Recommendation on systematic work for implementing human rights at the national level||Council of Europe - Recommendation by Thomas Hammarberg, Commissioner for Human Rights.||International||
There is a gap between the rights proclaimed in international and regional human rights instruments and how these rights are respected in individual countries. CoE Recommendations advise local authorities in initiating local baseline studies, local action plans, regular reviews of the local rights’ implementation situation, privatizing of local government services, human rights budgeting, as well as in establishing local/ regional institutions to facilitate the access to a complaint system to those which are in need of it etc.
|International||Achieving sustainable gender equality in local and regional political life||Council of Europe - Committee on Social Cohesion (Congress of Local and Regional Authorities)||International||
This initiative encourages building and improving gender sensitive policies and services.
|International||The Strategy for Innovation and Good Governance at Local Level||Council of Europe||International||
This strategy indicates in practice how improving governance at local level would improve the quality of life as well.
|International||Marginalised Minorities in Development Programming – A UNDP Resource Guide and Toolkit||Joint Initiative between United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UN Independent Expert on Minority Issues & Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)||International||
This Resource Guide & Toolkit clarifies the conceptual issues and fundamental principles on the promotion and protection of minorities; the standards to engage them and increase their opportunities for participation and representation in development processes.
|International||Good Governance Practices for the Protection of Human Rights||Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)||International||
Strengthening of democratic institutions, improving service delivery such as education and social services, strengthening human rights in legislation and policy and combating corruption.
|International||World Programme for Human Rights Education||Office of the United nations high Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)||International||
The World Programme seeks to promote a common understanding of basic principles and methodologies of human rights education, to provide a concrete framework for action and to strengthen partnerships and cooperation from the international level down to the grass roots.