At the General Assembly meeting of Cittaslow 2021 held on 12th of June, Izmir has been decreed to be the first pilot Cittaslow Metropole of the World.
İzmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer, hosted Philippe Leclerc, Turkey Representative of United Nations Refugee Agency (UNCHR) in his office.
The launch for the Culture Summit to be hosted by İzmir from September 9 to 11 was carried out online from studios established in İzmir and Barcelona.
İzmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer, who continues to take profound steps with the vision of transforming İzmir into a world city, attended the opening of Germany İzmir Promotion Offices established in the German capital Berlin and German cities of Bremen, Bielefeld, Frankfurt and Hamm.
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality joined the Cities for Fair Trade network active in 82 countries in order to raise the voice of producers and enable public’s access to fair food.
The jury of Europa Nostra Awards (European Cultural Heritage Awards) which is one of the most important conservation institutions in the world honoured the “Respect for History Local Conservation Awards” with an honourable mention.
The effects of the pandemic that shook the world and measurements to be taken against it will be discussed in the “World Pandemic Conference” which will be held in İzmir.
Fitch Ratings, one of the foremost rating agency in the world, validated İzmir Metropolitan Municipality’s strong financial structure once again.
Tunç Soyer, President of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality and İzmir Foundation, introduced VisitIzmir's mobile application, which they presented with the partnership of a city vision, in Agora Archeological Site.
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality and İzmir City Council organized İzmir Ecology Meeting with the slogan “Life Not Rent” due to World Environment Day on June 5.
The fourth international Culture Summit to be hosted by İzmir will be organised under the title: “Culture: While Building Our Future.”
In the CEV Continental Cup organized and hosted by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality together with the Turkish Volleyball Federation, the Turkish Men's Beach Volleyball National Team defeated Latvia in the final and became champion. Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer presented the championship troph
The CEV Continental Cup, where the countries that will participate in the Tokyo Olympics in beach volleyball will be determined, will be held at İnciraltı Sports Facilities between May 6-9, hosted by the İzmir Metropolitan Municipality.
Tunç Soyer, Mayor of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, hosted the Ankara Ambassador Mosud Mannan of Bangladesh, who visited İzmir for the first time.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has put a signature to Culture 2030, which was launched to produce strong cultural policies in the pandemic, to support cultural and artistic actors and to ensure that all segments of society...
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality organized an online Izmir Children's Meeting within the scope of National Sovereignty and Children's Day activities on April 23.
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer participated to the culture-oriented online event "Cities Listen" organized by the United Cities and Local Government Organization (UCLG), of which he is a member of the Board of Directors and the Council.
Representatives of non-governmental organizations founded by Balkan migrants living in Izmir visited Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer.
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer attended the 2021-2022 World Congress of the Sustainable Cities Network (ICLEI) which is an online network of more than 1,750 local and regional governments.
Shaping the global civilizations with its eight thousand five hundred years of history, İzmir is proceeding step by step to register its cultural heritage and unique nature by acquiring the UNESCO World Heritage status.
Romania’s Ankara Ambassador Alexandru Tinca paid a visit to Tunç Soyer, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor in this office.
A stone quarry used in the Hellenistic and Roman periods was found during the four-year surface research in the Aegean province of Izmir in Turkey.
The works that are carried out to make Izmir the world's first Cittaslow Metropolis were shared during the meeting of the International Cittaslow Union Coordination Committee.
Denmark’s Ankara Ambassador Danny Annan paid a visit to Tunç Soyer, İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor.
Sergey Cheremin, Moscow Government Minister and Head of the Moscow Foreign Economic and International Relations Department visited Tunç Soyer, Mayor of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality.