Resources

Level Title Institution Country Description
Local, National Guide for mainstreaming equal opportunities on local level (Guide Mainstreaming de l’égalité des chances dans la vie locale) Centre for Equal Opportunities and Opposition to Racism Belgium

This guide is presented as a practical tool that will stimulate and support leaders in their efforts to develop equal opportunities and diversity in their towns or villages through four identified dimensions: local policies, services to the population, personnel policy and consultation with the public.

Local, National Barcelona Social Inclusion Plan for 2012-2015 Barcelona City Council Spain

The 2012-2015 Barcelona Social Inclusion Plan is the result of the joint work of Barcelona City Council and the organizations of Barcelona civil society, coming together in the framework of the Citizens’ Agreement for an Inclusive Barcelona (ACBI), together with the Municipal Social Welfare Council and its working groups. The plan was drawn up with the participation of citizens, organizations, municipal technical staff and representatives of all the political groups of Barcelona City Council, under the leadership of the office of the Deputy Mayor and the Department of Quality of Life, Equality and Sport of Barcelona City Council.

Local, Regional Scotland Business Plan 2010-2011 Equality and Human Rights Commission, Scotland United Kingdom

The 2010-2011 Business Plan underpins the strategic priorities, which aim at securing and implementing an effective legislative and regulatory framework for equality and human rights.

Local, National, Regional Sexual Diversity and Local Government Strategies and Dutch Best Practices MOVISIE Netherlands

 

The MOVISIE team on LGBT issues supports and offers advice to governments, social institutes and interest groups on LGBT issues. If necessary they can also act as mediators between information seekers and information suppliers.

EU, Local, National Improving the tools for the social inclusion and non-discrimination of Roma in the EU. European Commission EU

This report provides successful project models from EU Member States that have included an important local implementation factor against exclusion and discrimination of Roma.

International DOSTA! – Congress Prize for Municipalities, Council of Europe Council of Europe International

 

The competition for the Dosta!-Congress Prize for Municipalities is part of the CoE ongoing work to strengthen the role of local authorities in the field of Roma and minority rights’ protection. The DOSTA website also includes awareness-raising tools, such as toolkit for fighting stereotypes, posters, leaflets etc.

International Economic Costs of Roma Social Exclusion World Bank International

Identifying problems connected to Roma exclusion and provides information and data such as population estimates and fiscal losses deriving from this phenomenon