City-to-City pairings

City-to-city pairings

Through the IUC programme, cities and regions across Europe have entered into partnerships on sustainable development with counterparts from around the globe. For a full list of city pairings so far, see the table below:

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EU City
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Paired city
Country

Verband Region Stuttgart

Wuhan

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Population

613 400

Area

207.4 km2

Mayor

Fritz Kuhn


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Population

10 607 700

Area

8 494.4 km2

Mayor

Zhou Xianwang


Topics

Smart cities and regional/urban innovation and competitivenessSustainable use of land and nature-based solutionsUrban mobility

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