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Cooperation project (IUC-Japan) between EU - Japan international cities

Last update date March 15, 2019

Logo of IUC

City of all the countries of the world forms a pair, and EU (European Union) cooperates with Europe toward common problem solution and, through sharing countermeasure, aims at pushing forward sustainable urban development and carries out cooperation (Inter Urban Cooperation - IUC) project between international cities. With Frankfurt city concluding partner city agreement, we apply for the project, and Yokohama-shi is adopted and pushes forward cooperation.

About 1 IUC project

What we send sustainable urban development to through Europe and city of all the countries of the world forming a pair, and cooperating toward common problem solution, and sharing countermeasure
City in EU and Japan, China, India, North America, Central America, city in South America
IUC-Japan project adoption pair
Yokohama-shi (Kanagawa) - Frankfurt City (Germany)
Hirosaki-shi (Aomori) - donosutia/sun Sebastian City (Spain)
Koriyama-shi (Fukushima) - Essen City (Germany)
Ichinomiya-shi (Aichi) - ioanina city (Greece)
Ikoma-shi (Nara) - Ancona City (Italy)
The field of cooperation
Each pair decides interchange theme from sustainable development target (SDGs), Paris agreement, new Urban agenda
Implementation period
18 months
Conduct contents
Attendance to interchange meeting held in activity plan about interchange theme, making, Europe of report which settled result and Japan, mutual city visits

Interchange theme of 2 Yokohama-shi and Frankfurt City

  • Approach about the energy management

  • Hydrogen measure

  • The spread enlightenment others

Photograph at the time of Frankfurt City visit

Meeting between 3 first cities

On November 10, 2017, meeting between the first cities of IUC project was held in Belgium Brussels City and represented IUC-Japan project, and pair of Yokohama-shi and Frankfurt City gave presentation about each best practice and future cooperation.

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