News Feed from Our Sister City Pages

Birmingham Runner Greg Wingo Visits Székesfehérvár, Runs Around Lake Balaton

This week, Birmingham adventure runner and trail consultant Greg Wingo is in Hungary. Over the past several days, Greg has met with city officials in our sister city of Székesfehérvár, and has explored the cultural and sports-related offerings of the city. He even...

Sister Cities International Names Birmingham Sister Cities “Best Overall”!

Sister Cities International has named Birmingham Sister Cities the winner of the Best Overall Award for 2018! "Birmingham Sister Cities (BSC) successfully involved each of their 14 sister city relationships in meaningful exchanges in 2017. The exchanges included an...

Birmingham Sister Cities is Featured in the Birmingham Business Journal

Find out how Birmingham Sister Cities has been creating economic opportunity and global partnerships in Birmingham! Going Global: How Bham Execs are Tapping into Sister Cities Program - Birmingham Business Journal

Sign Our Petition: Bring Back Funding for the Birmingham Sister Cities Commission!

Help bring back the funding to Birmingham Sister Cities by signing our online petition and contacting the Birmingham City Council….Raise Your Voice Birmingham!

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. 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 Eti!

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...