News Feed from Our Sister City Pages

Japan and Ghana Youth Trips Coming Up!

Birmingham Sister City Commission has two different youth trips coming up. One to Japan and one to Ghana. If you are interested in one of these two trips, please submit the appropriate form below and someone will contact you shortly with more information.  Interested...

ANU is providing a Chinese language study program with full tuition waivers

YOU CAN WORK ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD.GO PLACES WITH A BUSINESS DEGREE FROM UAB. http://businessdegrees.uab.edu/ In November 2014, The Birmingham International Center China Salute held its opening event at ALTEC, with many great events planned for 2015. The Anshan Normal...

Judge Abdul Kallon and hopes to re-vitalize this relationship

The Senegal Committee is being re-organized by Judge Abdul Kallon and hopes to re-vitalize this relationship.

2017 Hungary News

Hungary Chair Kali McNutt in Szeke! Kali and...

This past year was a big year for Japan

This past year was a big year for Japan. Sister Cities hosted a group of insurance executives who met with Birmingham’s legal department. We also hosted doctors from Hitachi for three weeks. UAB also took a group of students to Japan in June. Also, we hosted middle...

Ambassador Chaly meeting with Mayor Bell

Ambassador Chaly meeting with Mayor Bell, Honorary Consul Colson and Ukraine Chair Vlad Tchouenko

humanitarian package for Vinnytsia, Ukraine

Our team preparing another humanitarian package for Vinnytsia, Ukraine.

Birmingham Won The SCI Humanitarian Award

In 2017 Birmingham won the SCI Humanitarian award for the ongoing medical humanitarian shipments to Ukraine to bring relief to the Donbas. featured image: Mayor Bell and Mayor Morgunov with flag signed by Vinnytsia patriots fighting for freedomin the...

2/15/2017 Kingston, Jamaica and Birmingham became Sister Cities!

This relationship sponsored by the local Caribbean Association will highlight the ties between our local Caribbean community and highlight medical and developmental projects!

Birmingham was the only city to receive two first place awards at the Annual Sister Cities International Convention

July 16, 2016 in Washington DC at the Annual Sister Cities International Convention Birmingham was the only city to receive two first place awards.   Birmingham won Best Overall program for the third time in eight years and won the first Economic Development Award.  ...

BIRMINGHAM SISTER CITIES WINS SISTER CITIES INTERNATIONAL’S INNOVATION AWARD FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

WASHINGTON, DC – Birmingham Sister Cities (BSC) has won Sister Cities International’s (SCI) 2016 Innovation Award for Economic Development for a city with a population between 100,001 and 300,000. The 2016 Sister Cities Innovation Award for Economic Development...

Sister City Agreement with Liverpool in Spring 2015

We are excited about signing our Sister City Agreement with Liverpool in Spring 2015. This relationship will be made official in October 2015.