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Mayors of in Liberia Return from 2019 Annual Summit of the GPM in South Africa

2019-11-18T18:10:37+01:00

Mayors of Various Cities in Liberia Return from 2019 Annual Summit of the Global Parliament of Mayors in South Africa By Prue Clarke Last updated Nov 15, 2019 This year’s conference focused on the most critical challenges that humankind has been faced with over the past decade Monrovia – The President of the Mayors Association of Liberia, Jefferson T. [...]

Mayors of in Liberia Return from 2019 Annual Summit of the GPM in South Africa2019-11-18T18:10:37+01:00

Mayor Steve Benjamin Elected as Vice President of the Global Parliament of Mayors

2019-11-18T18:07:17+01:00

Nov 13, 2019 COLUMBIA, S.C. (November 12, 2019) – Following a successful stint as President of the United States Conference of Mayors, which concluded in July, Mayor Steve Benjamin has been elected as the Vice President of the Global Parliament of Mayors (GPM). The election occurred On November 11, 2019 during the GPM’s Annual Summit [...]

Mayor Steve Benjamin Elected as Vice President of the Global Parliament of Mayors2019-11-18T18:07:17+01:00

De Lille applauds US mayors who ‘defied’ Trump’s climate change stance

2019-11-18T14:56:23+01:00

De Lille applauds US mayors who ‘defied’ Trump’s climate change stance November 11, 2019 | by ANA Newswire Public Works Minister Patricia de Lille with eThekwini mayor Mxolisi Kaunda at the Global Parliament of Mayors Annual Summit in Durban on Sunday. Photo: Supplied ;ANA newswire DURBAN, November 10 (ANA) – South Africa’s Public Works Minister Patricia de [...]

De Lille applauds US mayors who ‘defied’ Trump’s climate change stance2019-11-18T14:56:23+01:00

TED-Why cities rule the world

2020-01-14T13:57:45+01:00

iStock Cities are the the 21st century’s dominant form of civilization — and they’re where humanity’s struggle for survival will take place. Robert Muggah and Benjamin Barber spell out the possibilities. Half the planet’s population lives in cities. They are the world’s engines, generating four-fifths of the global GDP. There are over 2,100 cities with populations [...]

TED-Why cities rule the world2020-01-14T13:57:45+01:00

Der globale Bürgermeister

2020-01-14T16:19:35+01:00

The city of Mannheim and GPM Mayor Peter Kurz hosted the GPM Executive Committee Meeting in February 2019, the German newspaper Capital wrote an article about the Global Mayor. Der globale Bürgermeister Metropolen können die Problemlöser unserer Zeit sein. Sie schließen die Lücke, die Nationalstaaten bei der Lösung globaler Herausforderungen hinterlassen. Sibylle Barden-Fürchtenicht über die [...]

Der globale Bürgermeister2020-01-14T16:19:35+01:00

Meet the Mayors: Here are a few of the politicians arriving in Bristol for the Global Parliament of Mayors summit

2019-11-28T17:02:23+01:00

Read the full article here: https://www.bristolpost.co.uk/news/bristol-news/meet-mayors-here-few-politicians-2124486 The third annual Global Parliament of Mayors summit will kick off in Bristol on Sunday. Up to 100 representatives from cities including Carolina, America; Cape Town, South Africa and Kingston, Jamaica, will meet to discuss some of the most pressing international questions during the three day event. The politicians [...]

Meet the Mayors: Here are a few of the politicians arriving in Bristol for the Global Parliament of Mayors summit2019-11-28T17:02:23+01:00

Marvin Rees: The case for the Global Parliament of Mayors

2019-11-28T16:47:57+01:00

By Marvin Rees: October 1, 2018   The Labour mayor of Bristol on how local issues are global issues. As the leader of a city like Bristol, I come face to face with unique challenges every day.  Across the world other international cities will also have their quirks – but we are united through [...]

Marvin Rees: The case for the Global Parliament of Mayors2019-11-28T16:47:57+01:00

Reform Scotland at the GPM Summit 2018

2020-01-14T16:48:14+01:00

Global Parliament of Mayors Annual Summit 2018 – Hannah Muirhead At the end of last month, the Global Parliament of Mayors (GPM) held its third annual summit in Bristol. 80 mayors from around the world got together to discuss empowering cities as drivers of global change. It was the clear from the start that the pervading [...]

Reform Scotland at the GPM Summit 20182020-01-14T16:48:14+01:00

Brexit calls for radical shift of power to regions, mayors say

2020-02-05T16:28:04+01:00

Steven Morris @stevenmorris20 Tue 23 Oct 2018  City leaders call for devolution away from Westminster as Brexit becomes a reality. A radical shift of power from Westminster is needed to help combat the impact of Brexit, a new network of mayors and city leaders has said after what they described as a historic meeting in Bristol. The [...]

Brexit calls for radical shift of power to regions, mayors say2020-02-05T16:28:04+01:00

Romanian mayors to attend Global Parliament of Mayors

2020-01-14T16:45:14+01:00

Romanian mayors to attend Global Parliament of Mayors in UK Four Romanian mayors have registered to attend this year’s Global Parliament for Mayors Summit in Bristol, UK, which will be organized between October 21 and October 23. They are Bucharest mayor Gabriela Firea, Cluj-Napoca mayor Emil Boc, Constanta mayor Decebal Fagadau, and Timisoara mayor Nicolae Robu, according to a [...]

Romanian mayors to attend Global Parliament of Mayors2020-01-14T16:45:14+01:00