Institutions: Marmara Municipalities Union
Marmara Municipalities Union which, aims the development of democratic local government movement in Turkey, increasing the municipal authority and resources, the development of environmental awareness in local government, finding solutions for the cooperation with the municipality of common problems, the establishment of metropolitan municipalities, municipalities that leads on issues such as representation in international local government organization on a regional scale, is Turkey’s oldest and most comprehensive regional municipal associations.
Since its inception, the MBB has played an important role in the development of a culture of reconciliation and cooperation among elected mayors and councilors from different political parties, and in the development of cooperation between municipalities. Training, consultancy, local government library, local diplomacy, journal and book publishing, scientific activities, coordination and cooperation, migration and adaptation studies, environment, institutional capacity building which are the areas it makes important work.
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