in Wednesday, July 27, 2016
( Category: SpecialEvents
The first World Conference of Mayors and Councilors 2016 inaugurated at Tehran Milad Tower with the speech of President of Iran Dr. Hassan Rouhani, Mr. Chamran the president of the Tehran city council, Tehran Mayor Dr. Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf and some ministers on July 20.
Over 2000 participants from more than 40 countries and international organizations including Spain, Germany, Denmark, Mexico, Ghobeiry (Lebanon) and Turkey took part in this two-day event which some of them were members of Asian Mayors Forum(AMF).
There were several panels in this conference including: Tourism, smart cities, crises and urban management and Planning and Architecture.
The event was organized by supreme council of Iranian provinces, Tehran Municipality, City Council, ministries of transport and culture and Islamic guidance, Ministry of foreign affairs, youth affairs and sports and AMF.
On the sidelines of the conference, representatives of Croatia, Kenia, Georgia, Korea, and Hong Kong, Ghobeiry and Antalya had bilateral meetings with the Iranian officials.