FOREIGN PARTERS OF THE POVIAT OF SUWAŁKI LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The self-government of the Poviat of Suwałki cooperates with twin local governments in Germany, Lithuania and Belarus. Cooperation in many different fields develops under the long-term partnership agreements.
This concerns both the co-operation of the local self-governments, administrative services, business , cultural and professional organizations and non-governmental organizations. The most important field of co-operation is the comprehensively understood regional development, especially as regards road and tourist infrastructure, as well as social and cultural issues, protection of the cultural heritage, promotion, environment protection and public safety.
The list of the Poviat of Suwałki Partner Regions:
- Müritz District, Germany - partner co-operation since 1999. -www.landkreis-mueritz.de
- Kalvarija Region, Lithuania - partner co-operation since 2003. -www.kalvarija.lt
- Šakiai Region, Lithuania - partner co-operation since 2005 - www.sakiai.lt
- Kalvarija Region, Lithuania - partner co-operation since 2007.