Virtual workshop on Living Together policies

September 8, 2020

A virtual worskhop on « Vivre ensemble : enjeux et pratiques dans les villes de la Francophonie » was held on 22 September.


At the occasion of the International Day of Peace, the International Observatory of Mayors on Living Together, in collaboration with the Research Laboratory on Intercultural Relations (LABRRI) of Université de Montréal organized the webinar:

« Vivre ensemble : enjeux et pratiques dans les villes de la Francophonie » 

Invited experts :

  • Rachida Azdouz, Expert on Intercultural relations, Researcher at Université de Montréal (watch vidéo in French)
  • Bob White, Director of the Research Laboratory on Intercultural Relations (LABRRI) at Université de Montréal

This international webinar exploree the concept of "Living Together", through its models and practices, and particularly through the policies and programmes accross the Francophone cities. This workshop offered an opportunity to think how we live together in urban settings.

The session started exploring different diversity management models at the national level. The session also explored the society perspective and particularly how cities contribute to strenghten the social fabric at the local level. 

This webinar targeted urban practitioners and researchers in the field of inclusion accross Francophone cities. This event was part of the activities of the AIMF's Standing Committee on Living Together.