The Demetra project aims at enhancing formal caregivers ability in emotional regulation by positive psychology and mindfulness based training.
“Summer Neverland” Global Youth Concert
In 2019 Icheon City held a ‘Global Youth Concert’ in cooperation with existing sister cities and creative city network members. The idea was to create a multinational orchestra with young musicians recommended by these cities and to have a concert in the Icheon Art Hall with songs recommended by the participating cities. Unique forms of music and youth exchanges that had not been tried in any city in Korea were achieved.
60 Years of Twinning – Digital Memory Book
To mark the anniversary. twinning cities of York and Munster created a digital memory book – an archive that represents the full range of civic, cultural and other exchanges that have taken place over the years.
Let the children change the world
This is a three year project, in which five preschools from Sweden, Estonia, Italy, Norway and Poland collaborate in order to improve the preschools’ teaching methods and educational environments to promote human rights and combat discrimination.
Sister Park/ Sister Reserve
Eco-Alianza Loreto builds bridges between Mexico and USA facilitating a National Marine Parks Sister-ship Program. Eco-Alianza’s mission is to promote park conservancy through education and training; its objective is to support and coordinate a framework of voluntary cooperative work; for the commemoration and preservation of wilderness areas.
Tripartite Economic Alliance
Auckland is a founding member of the world-leading Tripartite Economic Alliance with twinning-cities of Los Angeles and Guangzhou. Each year, these cities bring civic, business, and innovation leaders together to exchange knowledge, as well as investment and trade opportunities.
Die Tolle Woche
Enschede calls itself the most German city of Netherland. Each year In cooperation several German cities, including the twinning city of Munster, they organise a week-long festival “Die Tolle Woche” (eng. The Great Week) to promote cross-border cooperation.
Backpack-ID is an innovative intervention for promoting the inclusion of refugee children at school in four European countries (Greece and Italy, Germany and Sweden).
Small Business Development in Gunjur
Marlborough Brandt Group (MBG) and its partners in Gunjur Trust Agency for Rural Development (TARUD) developed a business entrepreneur loan scheme. Launched in 2015, local entrepreneurs can now apply for loans to develop/expand their current business, apply for grants to gain qualifications at the local GTTI college and for further grant/loan support for start-up enterprises.
Dublin & Ferrara a dealing with cycling policies, addressing health, safety and security concerns. The twinning cooperation continued under SAVE II Project on Promotion of Energy-efficient Personal Travel in a Network of European Cities.