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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Country
EU City
Link
Paired city
Country

Rijeka

Guelph

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Population

224 578

Area

44 km2

Mayor

Vojko Obersnel


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Population

131 794

Area

87.2 km2

Mayor

Cam Guthrie


Topics

Energy transitionSmart cities and regional/urban innovation and competitiveness

Sustainable Development Goals


Description

The Croatian City of Rijeka is working with the Canadian City of Guelph, Ontario on smart city development and energy management.

Implementation

Rijeka and Guelph are taking different approaches to developing their smart cities - Guelph is focused on its local assets around the food and agriculture industry, while Rijeka is focused on local entrepreuners and innovation.

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