September 14th-19th 2016 Mission to Chengdu - China
The City of Torino was invited by the Chinese Associationof Museums to take part in the event MPT-EXPO (Museums and Relevant Products and Technologies Exposition) that was held in Chengdu, in the Sichuan Region. In a specific stand dedicated to the Silk Road, where Italy was represented by Torino, the delegation had the opportunity to present at an international level the Culture Stock Market, scheduled in 2017, and a selection of its museums.
September 14th 2016 German Member of Parliament Helbing
The Mayor of the City of Torino Chiara Appendino met the German Member of Parliament Steffen Helbing, director of the Centre of Visual Communication and Culture of the Deaf
of Berlin. The meeting was part of a study visit within the framework of the PRODIGE project, of which Torino is partner, aiming at studying how to increase the level of safety of disabled people in cases of emergency.
September 13th 2016 Delegation of Nice - France
The Deputy Mayor in charge of Commerce, Labour, Tourism, Contracts, Procurement, Supplies and Legal Affairs of the City of Torino Alberto Sacco met a delegation of Nice, visiting Torino to discuss about its urban transformations at Urban Center Metropolitano.
September 13th 2016 Delegation of the Italian-German Chamber of Commerce
The Mayor of the City of Torino Chiara Appendino met a delegation of the Italian-German Chamber of Commerce.
September 8th-9th 2016 French Minister and Mayor of Grenoble
The Mayor of the City of Torino Chiara Appendino met on September 8th a delegation led by the Minister Laurens-Jan Brinkhorst, European Coordinator of the Mediterranean Corridor, and on September 9th the Mayor of Grenoble, Eric Piolle, to discuss about the cross-border railway project.
September 7th-9th 2016 Delegation of Kortrijk - Belgium
Urban Center Metropolitano welcomed a delegation of the Flemish city of Kortrijk, in Torino to discover its urban transformations.
September 7th 2016 Delegation of Malaysia
The Deputy Mayor in charge of Commerce, Labour, Tourism, Contracts, Procurement, Supplies and Legal Affairs of the City of Torino Alberto Sacco met a Malaysian delegation, in Torino for some academic meetings.
September 5th 2016 Delegation of Beijing - China
The Mayor of the City of Torino Chiara Appendino the Deputy Mayor in charge of Environment, Energy, Technological Development and Public Green of the City of Torino Stefania Giannuzzi and the Vice Mayor in Charge of City Planning of the City of Torino Guido Montanari met a delegation of Beijing, led by the Mayor of the Shijingshan District, Xia Linmao.
August 3rd-4th 2016 Annual Meeting of the Rainbow Cities Network (RCN) - Amsterdam - Netherlands
The LGBT Service of the City of Torino shortly presents some good practices implemented towards LGBT people who are asylum seekers, at the fourth edition of the Annual Meeting of the Rainbow Cities Network (RCN)
- the network of Rainbow Cities engaged in local LGBT strategies to overcome sexual orientation and gender identity based discriminations - that takes place in Amsterdam on August 3rd and 4th, in combination with EuroPride 2016. A collection of LGBT policies carried out by the Cities partner of RCN is available here One Pager
August 2nd 2016 Consul General of the Russian Federation
The Mayor of the City of Torino Chiara Appendino met the Consul General of the Russian Federation in Milan Alexander Nurizade.
July 19th 2016 Consul General of the Popular Republic of China
The Mayor of the City of Torino Chiara Appendino met the Consul General of the Popular Republic of China in Milan Wang Dong.
July 14th 2016 Russian Deputy Minister of Culture
The Deputy Mayor in charge of Social Policies of the City of Torino Sonia Schellino met the Deputy Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation Vladimir Aristarkhov,together with the Consul General of the Russian Federation in Milan Alexander Nurizade and the Deputy Consul Platon Ratskevich.
July 7th-8th 2016 Mission to Barcelona - Spain
The City of Torino took part in the seminar "Metropolitan areas international strategies" that took place in Barcelona on July 7th and 8th 2016. The seminar aimed at stimulating a debate among professional from Europe, North and South America, on the role of international affairs within the public administration (focusing on the governments of large metropolitan areas) and on the related strategies that cities have been developing in the last years.
June 30th 2016 The report of the International Activities of the City of Torino 2015 is online
The twelfth edition of the Report of the International Activities of the City of Torino aims at presenting the many international activities carried out in 2015: from the global perspective of the Third World Forum of Local Economic Development, attended by the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, to the bilateral meetings with Countries from all over the world, from the signature of important cooperation agreements with Luxor, Bethlehem, Maputo, Nice, Yangon, Gjakova, Ho Chi Minh and Tunis, to the new European Projects, from the several welcomed delegation to the work carried out within international networks. Those are just a few of the activities that Torino carried out in 2015.
June 27th 2016 Australia Business Forum
The Director General of the City of Torino Gianmarco Montanari represented the City at the Australia Business Forum. The event, organised by the Chamber of Commerce of Torino, in cooperation with the Italian Chamber of Commerce of Sydney, the City of Torino, API, Unione Industriale and Ceipiemonte, aimed at portraying to our local companies the business and investment opportunities, as well as the tools needed to work on the market of Australia.