|EU, Local||EU Funding Tracker||Local Government Association||United Kingdom||
The initiative is part of a new and improved national service to help better connect the member authorities of the Local Government Association with European developments and funding opportunities.
|National||Budget Decision and Economic and Social Rights: International Conference||Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland||United Kingdom||
This conference links with on-going international efforts to develop and deepen the relationship between economic analysis and the assessment of human rights compliance and draws on the expertise of participants that include UN experts, internationally renowned scholars and civil society practitioners with backgrounds in law, human rights, economics and development.
|National||Budget Analysis and the Advancement of Economic and Social Rights in Northern Ireland||Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland||United Kingdom||
This 2-year project aims at producing a report mapping comparative and international efforts in relation to budget analysis and economic and social rights; a major international conference on economic and social rights and budget decisions; rights-based budget analyses of Assembly Budget Allocations and the Priorities and Budget for Northern Ireland 2008-9; and papers analysing budgetary allocations from the perspective of particular economic and social rights.
|National||Integrating Human Rights? Socio-economic Rights and Budget Analysis||Colin Harvey (Queen’s University, Belfast – School of Law), Eoin Rooney (Queen’s University, Belfast)||United Kingdom||
The paper proposes mainstreaming initiatives and budget analysis can be useful as complementary tools for the full realisation of all Human Rights.
|National||Gender Budgeting||Women’s Budget Group||United Kingdom||
This Background paper for the Council of Europe’s Informal Network of Experts on Gender Budgeting examines policy areas covered and actors involved in gender budgeting and provides examples from within the Council of Europe.
|Local, Regional||Policy rule, Participation & Citizenship, subsidies 2007 – 2010 on the basis of the Subsidy Bye-law||Municipality of Rotterdam||Netherlands||
It is a part of the broader Participation Policy of the municipality. It indicates the implementation of regulations such as the formal criteria that a subsidy application has to comply with, application for subsidy with established forms etc.
|National||Bealtaine Festival||Age & Opportunity/Arts Council/Dublin City Council||Ireland||
This is a yearly national festival celebrating older people in the arts. Bealtaine runs in partnership with over 400 organisations and groups which organise events throughout the country. Each year, the participating organisations collaborate closely to provide advice, network and fundraise. Bealtaine is an Age & Opportunity initiative part-funded by the Arts Council and delivered by hundreds of organisations around the country. Dublin City Council is an investment partner. In 2009, a major independent evaluation of the Bealtaine festival was published by the Irish Centre for Social Gerontology in the National University of Ireland, Galway.
|EU||Roma in Europe: The Implementation of European Union Instruments and Policies for Roma Inclusion – Progress Report 2008-2010||European Commission||
This report describes the process of developing the European Commission Communication Strategy for Roma Inclusion and the tools that were used, as for example web portals, leaflets, videos etc.
|EU, Local, National||Improving the tools for the social inclusion and non-discrimination of Roma in the EU.||European Commission||
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||Human rights budget work around the world||IHRIP Institute of International Education, USA||International||
IHRIP has created and maintains a web site, Human Rights Budget Work around the World, which describes monitoring, research and analysis of government budgets, along with related advocacy initiatives, undertaken by civil society groups around the world for the purpose of advancing human rights.