PEOPLE TO PEOPLE RELATIONSHIPS AROUND THE WORLD
"I am proud to share with you this information about the great City of Los Angeles and its 25 Sister Cities around the globe. "
Councilmember, 4th District
City of Los Angeles,
Chairman of Sister Cities of Los Angeles
"Sister Cities of Los Angeles is an extraordinary opportunity to enhance international relationships, those we have around the globe with diverse communities and also the relationships we have within our City. Connecting directly with the people of our Sister Cities opens the door to an endless range of shared experience and understanding. It all begins with people to people!"
President of Sister Cities of Los Angeles
"I love people and I love learning about different cultures. Let's embrace those differences about each other and make the world a richer more diverse place to live! Sister Cities is about closing that cultural divide through people to people programs and exchange, we all have a very powerful voice, let's use it!"
Director of Sister Cities of Los Angeles
Our Vision is to achieve a smaller planet through better relationships, closer communications and ever-stronger collaborations between our international Sister City partners and the people of Los Angeles. We continue a non political, people to people diplomatic tradition established by our city government with a high degree of quality civic involvement in the disciplines of culture, education, communication, international trade, travel & tourism, and sports & recreation and through an innovative program of public service at home and abroad. It is these relationships that often survive when governments fail. They keep the conversation alive. We envision a more vibrant and prosperous City of LA that benefits from a variety of visitors from around the world especially residents and visitors from our Sister Cities.