Remembering David Sassoli, President of the European Parliament

2022-01-18T10:19:48+01:00

13 January, 2022 - It is with great sadness that the GPM learned of the passing of European Parliament President David Sassoli. In honor of Mr.Sassoli, GPM Executive Committee member Mayor Leoluca Orlando of Palermo (Italy) has shared the following reflections. David Sassoli: antifascist President who took a stand for welcoming migrants In these hours, [...]

Remembering David Sassoli, President of the European Parliament2022-01-18T10:19:48+01:00

Season’s Greetings from GPM Chair Peter Kurz

2021-12-20T18:51:18+01:00

Dear members and partners of the GPM, At the GPM Annual Summit in Palermo, Nobel laureate Ellen Johnson Sirleaf called on us, as mayors, to approach the challenges we face with an attitude that reflects the interconnectedness of our humanity and our cities. In the past year, despite the continued challenges, I believe we have [...]

Season’s Greetings from GPM Chair Peter Kurz2021-12-20T18:51:18+01:00

Commemorative plaque dedicated to Prof. Benjamin R. Barber

2021-12-20T18:13:39+01:00

22 October 2021 - During the GPM Annual Summit 2021, GPM Chair Mayor Peter Kurz (Mannheim, Germany) and host city Mayor Leoluca Orlando (Palermo, Italy) unveiled a commemorative plaque dedicated to Dr. Benjamin Barber, philosopher and founder of the GPM, who passed away in 2017. The plaque is placed inside the Palazzo Comitini, headquarter of [...]

Commemorative plaque dedicated to Prof. Benjamin R. Barber2021-12-20T18:13:39+01:00

Three GPM Mayors Honored for Outstanding Leadership

2021-09-14T13:17:51+02:00

14 September, 2021 - Three members of the Global Parliament of Mayors (GPM) were honored for their leadership by the City Mayors Foundation. GPM Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb (Rotterdam, The Netherlands) was announced the joint winner of the World Mayor Prize 2021, along with Mayor Philippe Rio of Grigny, France. The GPM’s Chair, Mayor Peter Kurz [...]

Three GPM Mayors Honored for Outstanding Leadership2021-09-14T13:17:51+02:00

2021-07-26T16:46:28+02:00

GPM Report Climate Forced Displacement and Migration Foster_Amakrane

2021-07-26T16:46:28+02:00

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Summary note - Webinar right to adequate housing_Short version (1)

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Baharan Andishmand Call to Action Launch

2021-07-26T16:41:12+02:00