November 25th, 2021 – The GPM wants to give a warm welcome to Mayor Michaël Delafosse (Montpellier, France) to this governance body of, by, and for mayors from all continents.

Mayor Delafosse was appointed as mayor of Montpellier and president of Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole in 2020. Montpellier is the eighth-largest city in France, an ancient city that has become one of the largest international metropolises.

The city of Montpellier is proud to become an active member of the Global Parliament of Mayors: “Only by sharing our ideas, experiences and by uniting the voices of our cities will we be able to overcome the global challenges we collectively face”.