GPM Welcomes Mayor António Loureiro of Albergaria-a-Velha, Portugal

2023-08-09T11:31:07+02:00

09 August 2023 -  The GPM is delighted to welcome Mayor António Loureiro of Albergaria-a-Velha, Portugal.   Mayor António Loureiro was elected to the position of mayor of the city of Albergaria-a-Velha in 2013. Earlier, he served as councillor of the municipality from 2009 until 2013. He is the Chairman of the Board of the [...]

GPM Welcomes Mayor António Loureiro of Albergaria-a-Velha, Portugal2023-08-09T11:31:07+02:00

Ian Klaus, Founding Director of Carnegie California, named GPM Advisory Committee Chair

2023-07-25T15:12:58+02:00

25 July 2023 - Ian Klaus will take on the Chair-position of the Advisory Committee of the Global Parliament of Mayors (GPM). He succeeds Ivo Daalder (President of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs), who led the committee from 2021. Ian Klaus is founding director of Carnegie California and leading scholar on the nexus of [...]

Ian Klaus, Founding Director of Carnegie California, named GPM Advisory Committee Chair2023-07-25T15:12:58+02:00

Mayors’ Declaration for Better Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness, and Response

2023-07-24T14:13:42+02:00

12 July 2023 - The Global Parliament of Mayors and the Geneva Cities Hub are calling on mayors from around the world to sign the Mayors' Declaration for Better Pandemic Prevention, Preparednes, and Response. This crucial initiative aims to strengthen collaboration between cities, international organizations, and member states to ensure a more effective response to [...]

Mayors’ Declaration for Better Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness, and Response2023-07-24T14:13:42+02:00

Mayor’s Declaration for Better Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness, and Response

2023-07-19T09:54:56+02:00

04 July 2023 - The Global Parliament of Mayors and Geneva Cities Hub are joining forces to host an insightful webinar titled "Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness, and Response: Mayors' Voices Matter." This webinar, scheduled for July 11, 2023, at 3pm CEST, aims to highlight the crucial role of mayors in effectively addressing pandemics within their cities. [...]

Mayor’s Declaration for Better Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness, and Response2023-07-19T09:54:56+02:00

U7 Brings Urban Perspective to G7 Sustainable Urban Development Ministers Meeting in Takamatsu, Kagawa

2023-07-10T15:37:13+02:00

10 July 2023 - Representing the Urban7, Mayor Kizō Hisamoto (Kobe, Japan) joined G7 ministers for urban development in Takamatsu, Kagawa to address pressing issues facing cities. The meeting, which took place from July 7-9, marked the second time that a mayor has directly participated in a G7 ministerial meeting. In 2022, Mayor Peter Kurz [...]

U7 Brings Urban Perspective to G7 Sustainable Urban Development Ministers Meeting in Takamatsu, Kagawa2023-07-10T15:37:13+02:00

Mayoral Debate on Empowering Cities achieves global reach at BUS23

2023-06-21T10:02:45+02:00

21 June 2023 - The Global Parliament of Mayors hosted a debate on the topic of “Empowering Cities: Co-Decision, Capacity and Capital” during the Brussels Urban Summit 2023. This debate brought together mayors and representatives of international city networks with the purpose of discussing the three C´s of Empowering Cities: Co-Decision, Capacity & Capital. The [...]

Mayoral Debate on Empowering Cities achieves global reach at BUS232023-06-21T10:02:45+02:00

Mayor Ricardo Rio of Braga, Portugal, new Chair of the Executive Committee

2023-07-10T10:28:58+02:00

Braga/The Hague, 14 June 2023 – From August 1st, Ricardo Rio, mayor of Braga, Portugal, will be the Chair of the Executive Committee of the Global Parliament of Mayors (GPM). Mayor Rio is taking over this position from Mayor Peter Kurz whose term as mayor of Mannheim (Germany) will end. Mayor Rio has joined the [...]

Mayor Ricardo Rio of Braga, Portugal, new Chair of the Executive Committee2023-07-10T10:28:58+02:00

Join the GPM at the Brussels Urban Summit 2023

2023-06-07T16:56:56+02:00

The GPM will host the following events at the Brussels Urban Summit 2023 Venue: SQUARE Brussels Meeting Centre, Mont des Arts/Kunstberg, B-1000 Wednesday, June 14 8.15-10 a.m. Networking Breakfast “City Diplomacy in Times of Crisis”,  Room Panoramic hosted by Eurocities and the Global Parliament of Mayors Roundtable  discussions for mayors on how cities are working [...]

Join the GPM at the Brussels Urban Summit 20232023-06-07T16:56:56+02:00

UN Habitat General Assembly Side Event: Responding to Climate, Nature, and Pollution Emergencies through Urbanization and Multilevel Action

2023-05-31T14:35:21+02:00

31 May 2023 - The GPM will co-host, alongside ICLEI and UN-Habitat the side event Responding to Climate, Nature, and Pollution Emergencies through Urbanization and Multilevel Action at the 2nd UN Habitat Assembly (UNHA2) taking place on June 5th 2023. The side event will feature a distinguished line-up of speakers from various backgrounds, bringing diverse perspectives [...]

UN Habitat General Assembly Side Event: Responding to Climate, Nature, and Pollution Emergencies through Urbanization and Multilevel Action2023-05-31T14:35:21+02:00

Networking Breakfast on City Diplomacy at the Brussels Urban Summit

2023-05-25T13:15:54+02:00

25 May 2023 - The GPM, together with Eurocities, will host a Networking Breakfast on "City Diplomacy in Times of Crisis" on Wednesday, 14 June 8.15-10 a.m. at the Brussels Urban Summit (12-15 June)  The event will include roundtable discussions for mayors on how cities are working together - bilaterally and within different city networks [...]

Networking Breakfast on City Diplomacy at the Brussels Urban Summit2023-05-25T13:15:54+02:00
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