Level Title Institution Country Description
Local, National Guide to build and apply local plans on raising-awareness Local Government of the province of Barcelona Spain

The Guide is a tool in the hands of the professional teams of the City Councils, the Provincial Governments, and other type of local governments. The goals of the project are fostering a public thinking on the profits of diversity and integration promoting the creation, launching local Awareness Plans in the field of equal treatment and non-discrimination because of ethnic or racial discrimination.

Local, National Madrid's Plan Against Racism and Intolerance: An Example of the Implementation of the 10 Points Plan of Action City of Madrid Spain

A tool presenting useful recommendations in raising awareness educating and implementing sufficient policies on the grounds of racism and intolerance.

Local John Blankenstein Award City of the Hague Netherlands

Annual award since 2008, for organisation, person or group that played an important role in gay emancipation

Local, National Lantern Award MOVISIE Netherlands

Every two to three years MOVISIE is doing research on the state of the gay emancipation of Dutch municipalities.

National The Gender & Media Handbook: Promoting Equality, Diversity & Empowerment Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies Cyprus


This handbook explains the relation between gender and media around the world and in Cyprus and provides conceptual tools about media power and the role of media in supporting gender (in)equality.

National “No one should be put in a box” (“Kein Mensch passt in eine Schublade”) Campaign Federal Anti-Discrimination Agency Germany

A poster campaign to encourage people to seek advice if they feel they are discriminated against. It covered six grounds of discrimination: age, disability, ethnic origin, sex, religion or creed and sexual identity. All these groups are covered under Germany’s General Equality Law.

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.

National “I can vote” campaign Government of Luxembourg Luxembourg

The “I can vote” campaign in Luxembourg aimed to encourage high registration of non-national EU citizens in municipal elections in October 2011. By the registration’s closing date, 30, 937 foreigners living in Luxembourg had registered. It was organised by non-governmental organisations and municipal authorities and it provided information on rights and responsibilities in five languages. Various expatriate platforms and social networking sites were engaged to spread the word and to translate information, especially to involve the English-speaking community

National “May I help you?” Project Victim Support Association (APAV), Portugal in cooperation with Public Security Police, Commission for the Protection of Victims of Crime, the Irish Tourist Assistance (Ireland) and the General Directorate of Community Sanctions and Juvenile Justice (Spai Portugal

This project aimed to improve the information and support given to persons who are victims of crime in another Member-State other than their state of residence; design of prevention tools; to promote the exchange of knowledge and best practices on the support of tourist victims; to mitigate the impact of victimization and to build a platform of knowledge and cooperation between countries at European level. As a second component, APAV carried out training for foreign embassies to allow them to better meet the specific needs of tourist victims of crime as they are often the preferred contact point. Under this project, APAV published the Final Report and a booklet, both available in English, Portuguese and Spanish.

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.