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Madrid, Open Library, espiral Biblioteca Abierta

Madrid, Spain

The Open Library Welcomes the World at Home

Multilingual services and bilingual intercultural mediators create inclusive public space and a sense of welcome for new communities

The Living Together collection @ Cities of Migration showcases innovative local practices that promote social inclusion, participation and intercultural dialogue. This includes practices, strategies and initiatives in the following areas:

  • social cohesion, equality and nondiscrimination;
  • belonging, identity and interaction;
  • intercultural dialogue;
  • participation and citizenship; and participatory approaches that strengthen engagement between civil society and local government institutions.

The Living Together collection builds on the work of the Open Society Foundations’ At Home inEurope project.





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