German-Turkish Municipal Partnership Conference

Virtuelle Pre-Conference June 15 - 18, 2020

In cooperation with the German Association of Cities and Towns (Deutscher Städtetag) together with the Association of Turkish Municipalities (Türkiye Belediyeler Birliği, TBB) and with the support of the city of Istanbul (Istanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi, IBB), the German representations in Turkey are planning a two-day German-Turkish municipal partnership conference in Istanbul in the second half of 2020. The municipal partnership conference is intended to identify mutual issues and challenges as well as successful approaches for project cooperation.

As a kick-off to the German-Turkish municipal partnership conference, a virtual pre-conference will take place from 15 to 18 June 2020. Topics of the technical workshops are:

  1. Digital City
  2. Sustainable urban development
  3. The role of municipalities in protecting marginalised groups and refugees in the COVID 19 crisis
  4. Youth exchanges in municipal partnerships

Please refer to the conference announcement (in German) for further information on registration, programme and technical requirements. 

 COVID-19 , Connective Cities , Good Urban Governance , Municipal and regional networks , Urban management and administration , Integrated urban development , Participation and urban planning , The social city , Fostering innovation
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