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

Belfast

Medellín

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Population

340 200

Area

132.5 km2

Mayor

Deirdre Hargey


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Population

2 501 470

Area

382 km2

Mayor

Federico Gutiérrez


Topics

Inclusive and sustainable economic growthSafe, inclusive urban development

Sustainable Development Goals

Description

This pairing is focusing on management of the peace process and development following a conflict period.

News

Belfast delegation visits Colombia on anniversary of Northern Ireland peace agreement

 Twenty years after the signing of the peace agreement in Northern Ireland, a delegation from the country’s capital, Belfast, visited Colombia to work with the cities of Medellín and Cali on post-conflict management and the reduction of urban violence. The Northern Ireland delegation visited Cali from November 26th to 28th and Medellín from 29th to 30th.The experience was very va ...

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