Yokohama-shi Ayako Nagabayashi
― For administration of sympathy and trust
On behalf of designated city, I handed proposal which gathered matter common throughout particularly important designated city in promoting early realization of a variety of big city systems, expansion of child welfare measure, big city administration including continuation of public funds burden on reconstruction of sewer facility to Chairman of the Executive Council Liberal Democratic Party Takeshita, acting Chief Secretary forest with Chairperson Matsumoto City Counsil.
We attended at "the 45th designated city mayoral roundtable meeting" held in Tokyo and acted as chairperson as designated city Conference of Mayors chairperson. At meeting, we adopted "designated city Conference of Mayors request about correspondence to damage caused by July, 2018 heavy rain" or "designated city Conference of Mayors proposal about promotion of approach for further achievement of foreign country human resources in area" that included matter necessary for measures and restoration, reconstruction aid to large-scale disaster in big city.
"2018 girl volleyball world championship" is started on Saturday, September 29, this year in Japan. In holding, Manager Kumi Nakata of all-Japan volleyball team got close to by nickname of "firebird NIPPON", Nana Iwasaka of captain, officers concerned came to the city hall and told enthusiasm for meeting. This meeting is the history and classic international meeting most in volleyball world held once in four years. As the first round and final are held in Yokohama, carry foot by all means at this opportunity.
We approached Tokyo ward and held "eight cooperation mayoral roundtable meetings" in eight cities (Yokohama-shi, Kawasaki-shi, Yokosuka-shi, Kamakura-shi, Fujisawa-shi, Zushi-shi, Yamato-shi, Machida-shi) that had connection, common problem more than city limits closely as big city Ichibe and acted as chairperson. At meeting, we exchanged opinions about cooperation example with various main constituents which each city was working on now and confirmed about approach policy of future cooperation.
We had you invite to U.K. luncheon seminar held in commemoration of visit to Japan of autonomous government Fiona hisuroppu culture, Minister sightseeing, anti-outside relations of Scotland hosted by Chamber of Commerce and Industry. I gave a speech about importance of woman achievement and approach of Yokohama and refreshed thought to evolve approach more and more in future. In addition, Yokohama-shi is designated unofficially as authorized team campground of Scottish representative by Rugby World Cup of 2019. Of hisuroppu minister made "interchange cooperation joint communique" together on visiting Japan. We build relations that can contribute to each other's growth and will deepen cooperation more.