IncluCities Project

City-to-city collaboration

Objectives

 
 

Facilitating the exchange of knowledge between 4 mentor and 4 mentee small and medium-sized cities and associations to improve integration practices.

Enhancing capacities to better deliver policies on integration. Strengthening the role of national associations as key players in reinforcing coordination between levels of government and fostering knowledge exchange.

 
 
 
 

Mentoring process steps

01

Needs
assessment
and matching
between the 8
cities

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02

Definition
of thematic
benchmarks for
each group of 2
Cities
• Collecting good
practices
• Definition of key
factors

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03

Mentoring
training and
establishment
of local support
networks for
study visits

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04

1st study visit:
• Action
planning

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05

2nd study visit:
• Consolidation
of action plans

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06

Training
academies
and transfer
workshops for
all partners and
cities

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07

3rd study visit:
• Review of all
action plans

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Outputs:

• Action Plans (mentees)
• Online one-stop-shops (mentors)
• Infographics
• Methodological guide
• Integrated toolkits

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Study Visits:

• Needs / Action Planning
• Refine
• Review

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PROJECT TIMELINE

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June 2020

Kick-off (Pairing mentor and mentee city & defining the scope of mentoring schemes)

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October 2020

Definition of the benchmarks and key factors (setting up a local support network.

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December 2020

Mentoring training online

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January 2021

Political meeting with mayors TBC

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March 2021

Study visits and action planning

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November 2021

Study visits and consolidation of action plans

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December 2021

Study visits and consolidation of action plans

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April 2022

Study visits and review of action plans

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June 2022

Thematic training academies

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October 2022

Thematic training academies

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December 2022

Final conference