Partnership convention with the Technical Bureau of Lebanese cities

Jan
4
2019

During the Board of Administrators 2018, the chairman of the Alliance of Euro-mediterranean Cultural Cities, Christian Mourisard, officially signed a partnership convention with the Technical Bureau of Lebanese Cities.

The Technical Bureau of Lebanese Cities, whose chairman Béchir Odeimi, is the organisation animating the network lebanese cities member of the world organisation United Cities and Local Governements. Founded in 2001 and located in Barcelona, the organisation aims to : “To be the united voice and world advocate of democratic local self-government, promoting its values, objectives and interests, through cooperation between local governments, and within the international community.” The TBLC provides technical assistance to local governments over their development process and  their international relations.

Hence, the purpose of this partnership aims at creating a favourable environment for the intervention of the AVEC Network in Lebanon in the field of tourism and cultural heritage and to offer new opportunities for projects and interventions for the members of both organisations.