“Together as One” by Samuel Anwi, Kumasi, Ghana

Sister Cities International Announces 2016 Young Artists and Authors Showcase Winners


Over 100 students from around the globe ages 13-22 interpret peace through art, film, writing, and photography for the 28th Annual Young Artists and Authors Showcase

Washington, DC (June 16, 2016) – Today, Sister Cities International (SCI) announced the winners and finalists of the 2016 Young Artists and Authors Showcase.

Reps. Ron DeSantis, Joaquin Castro Introduce Bipartisan Resolution to Recognize July 15, 2016 as Sister Cities International Day


Members of Congress Unite to Celebrate the Impact that Sister Cities International has made for over 60 Years of Building Peace between Communities around the Globe 

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 9, 2016) – Today, Congressman Ron DeSantis (R-FL) and Congressman Joaquin Castro (D-TX) introduced legislation to recognize Sister Cities International Day.

President Dwight D. Eisenhower, September 11, 1956

60 Years of Peace through People, 60 Days of Impact


Blog contributed by Mary D. Kane, President and CEO, Sister Cities International. Click here to view the original blog post on Medium. 

Imagining Tomorrow

Imagining Tomorrow H20 Competition Mentor Q&A


Q&A with Rhoda Toback, Imagining Tomorrow H20 Competition Mentor, Columbia, Maryland. Click here to view the original blog post on Medium.

Chicago Sister Cities International

Chicago and Sister City Hamburg Band Together to Support Refugees


Blog contributed by Rolf Achilles and Johann Christoph Lichtenfeld, Co-Chairs of the Hamburg Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International. Click here to view the original blog post on Medium. 

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As the world becomes smaller, and connections online become more frequent than face-to-face interactions, multicultural understanding at the community level is more important than ever. Sister Cities International enables citizen diplomats in communities across the world to develop relationships with communities in other countries that are based on cultural understanding and mutual cooperation.Donate