Metropolis Int’l says wants to share experience with Shiraz
Shiraz, Secretary General of Metropolis International Octavi de la Varga said on Sunday that association of the world metropolis is willing to share experience in administration of urban development and modern services with large cities including Shiraz.
Speaking in a meeting with Shiraz Mayor Heidar Eskandarpour, Varga said Metropolis is an international body which is responsible for promoting the identity of the metropolitan cities regarding capacities, values and local elements.
He urged the urban managers to identify their priorities and demands based on their society.
Varga went on to say that the Metropolis is aimed at promoting the quality of citizens' life.
The world body aims to connect political leaders, policy makers and practitioners worldwide in order to advocate metropolitan interests and improve the performance of metropolises in addressing local and global challenges.
Meanwhile, Eskandarpour urged the Metropolis member states to take advantage of the experiences of other members in transportation and traffic fields.
Shiraz will be able to interact with other Metropolis member states on cultural issues and dispatching cultural delegations, he added.
Elsewhere in his remarks, he underlined the importance of synergy among member states.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA