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About Irena Guidikova

Irena Guidikova is Head of Division at the Directorate of Democratic Governance, Council of Europe.

Articles by Irena Guidikova

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Claire Provost

Claire Provost is editor of 50.50 covering gender, sexuality and social justice.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Are cities the key agents of integration?

While helping others is a powerful motivation in the early stage of migrants’ and refugees’ arrival, it is not a good basis for genuine integration. Institutions should help refugees build social capital and agency in their cities.

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