Press releases

Press release: A decade of change, shaping multilevel governance on a global scale

2019-11-18T15:00:40+01:00

A decade of change: shaping multilevel governance on a global scale Durban, November 2019 – About 75 mayors and city network leaders from all around the world gathered in Durban last week to convene on the topics of multilevel governance, migration, urban security and health, reflecting the pressing issues of the world. The outcome of [...]

Press release: A decade of change, shaping multilevel governance on a global scale2019-11-18T15:00:40+01:00

Mayors Mannheim, Columbia, Hoima and Braga new Daily Board of the Global Parliament of Mayors

2019-11-13T10:24:56+01:00

PRESS RELEASE  Global Parliament of Mayors Durban, South Africa – Mayor Peter Kurz of Mannheim (Germany), Steve Benjamin of Columbia SC (USA), Grace Mary Mugasa of Hoima (Uganda) and Ricardo Rio of Braga (Portugal) are the new Daily Board members of the Global Parliament of Mayors (GPM). At GPM’s Annual General Meeting in Durban, South [...]

Mayors Mannheim, Columbia, Hoima and Braga new Daily Board of the Global Parliament of Mayors2019-11-13T10:24:56+01:00

Mayor Pawel Adamowicz posthumously awarded prestigious Dr. Benjamin Barber Global Cities Award

2019-11-12T10:00:15+01:00

PRESS RELEASE GPM Annual Summit 2019 The Hague, November 11, 2019 – The Global Parliament of Mayors posthumously awarded the prestigious Dr. Benjamin Barber Global Cities Award to late Mayor Pawel Adamowicz of the city of Gdansk, Poland. The award ceremony was part of the GPM Annual Summit 2019 hosted by Mayor Mxolisi Kaunda in [...]

Mayor Pawel Adamowicz posthumously awarded prestigious Dr. Benjamin Barber Global Cities Award2019-11-12T10:00:15+01:00

Press Release Fourth ambitious Annual Summit

2019-09-30T18:14:42+01:00

PRESS RELEASE Fourth ambitious Annual Summit of the Global Parliament of Mayors in Durban, South Africa, 9-11 November The Hague/Durban, 30 September 2019 – Mayors from African, Asian, European and US cities are signing up for the ambitious Annual Summit of the Global Parliament of Mayors (GPM) which will be held in Durban, South-Africa, from [...]

Press Release Fourth ambitious Annual Summit2019-09-30T18:14:42+01:00

Lord Wei newest addition to the Advisory Committee

2019-06-03T13:43:41+01:00

The Hague, June 3, 2019 – On behalf of the Global Parliament of Mayors Advisory Committee it is an honour to announce Lord Wei as newest Member of the Advisory Committee. Lord Wei is expected to be of exceptional value to strengthen the focus on structural financial support for the GPM. The Global Parliament of [...]

Lord Wei newest addition to the Advisory Committee2019-06-03T13:43:41+01:00

Launch of the GPM Talent Cities Programme

2019-01-31T10:31:27+01:00

PRESS RELEASE Partnership Global Parliament of Mayors and New Learning Ventures Launch of the GPM Talent Cities Programme The Hague, January 31, 2019 – The Global Parliament of Mayors and New Learning Ventures (Delaware/USA) will work together to create GPM Talent Cities. The GPM Talent Cities programme aims to develop tailor made projects in cities [...]

Launch of the GPM Talent Cities Programme2019-01-31T10:31:27+01:00

Launch of the GPM Summit 2018 Video

2019-01-17T13:51:52+01:00

The GPM is proud to present its official Summit 2018 video, including the GPM Bristol Declaration 2018 and Dr. Benjamin Barber Global Cities Award winners. Watch the full video with 80 mayors and city network leaders, international organizations and UN agencies that debated and voted on the critical global issues of migration, health and urban security.  

Launch of the GPM Summit 2018 Video2019-01-17T13:51:52+01:00

GPM Summit 2018 report published

2019-01-17T14:57:51+01:00

The Hague, November 2018 - It is with great pleasure that Global Parliament of Mayors announces the publication of the GPM Summit 2018 report. More than 80 mayors and city network leaders from six continents gathered in Bristol to convene on the topics of migration, urban security and health, reflecting the pressing issues of the world. The outcome [...]

GPM Summit 2018 report published2019-01-17T14:57:51+01:00

GPM elects new Executive Committee Chairs and Members

2018-11-05T12:08:14+01:00

The Hague, November 2018 - Bristol was the site of the passing of the torch, as the Global Parliament of Mayors (GPM) General Meeting elected three new members to the Executive Committee. In addition to three new members, the Executive Committee chair, Cape Town, South Africa Mayor Patricia de Lille stepped down. Former vice chair [...]

GPM elects new Executive Committee Chairs and Members2018-11-05T12:08:14+01:00

Global Parliament of Mayors gather for the Bristol Declaration 2018

2018-10-30T16:12:12+01:00

Bristol, 23 October 2018 - More than 80 mayors and city network leaders from six continents gathered in Bristol to convene on the topics of migration, urban security and health, reflecting the pressing issues of the world. The outcome of the debates between mayors led to the Bristol Declaration of the 2018 Annual Summit of the [...]

Global Parliament of Mayors gather for the Bristol Declaration 20182018-10-30T16:12:12+01:00