Featured Good Idea

New Haven, United States

New Haven Promise

Developing ‘college-going ambition’ within the city's public schools through scholarships to state colleges and universities

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 in Europe project.

Recent Good Ideas

Toronto, Canada


Eliminating Barriers for Displaced Individuals
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Emma’s Torch: Creating Culinary Space for Refugees Dreams
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Halifax, Canada


Welcomed in Halifax
Halifax Regional Municipality  

Peterborough, Canada


Cooking Up Opportunity
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