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Twinning - 17.06.2004
The 2d "Days of Europe" from 17 to 20 June
To celebrate the 5Oth anniversary of its twinning with the German municipality of Weiden, the municipality of Issy (France) will be hosting the second "Days of Europe, between 17 and 20 June 2004.
The twinning project between Issy and Weiden was completed in 1953, that is less than ten years after the end of World War II and ten years before the German-French Friendship Treaty. Both cities were among the first to believe in Franco-German reconciliation and peoples getting closer together, which are two of the founding pillars of the European integration.
To celebrate this anniversary, Issy has also invted four other twinned municipalities : Frameries (Belgium), Hounslow (United Kingdom), Macerata (Italy) and Pozuelo de Alarcon (Spain).
The four-day event will include a concert by the Paris European orchestra and choir, outdoors lunch, meetings of young people and school staff from all six municipalities, shows...
For more information on the 2D Days of Europe, please click here.
Pierre Vander Auwera
Tel : + 32 2 500 05 41
Skype : pierre_vda