Since taking office, Mayor Risma has made it one of her priorities to improve public spaces in Surabaya. Mayor Boutaris is a modern philosopher, ahead of his generation. On Tuesday, gunmen on a motorcycle killed Mayor Ferdinand Bote of General Tinio town in Nueva Ecija province, but police said he was not linked to the drug trade.
By Surabaya was spending 35 per cent of the city budget on education, the highest rate in Indonesia. I really hope he will win this prize! She is known locally as the Lioness.
More City Mayors invites readers to write short stories about people in cities around the world. Mayor Kocaoglu was re-elected by popular vote in with 57 per cent of the votes.
More City Mayors investigates health issues affecting urban areas with an emphasis on health in cities in developing countries. During the last ten years Izmir has become ever more visibly inclusive and secular in its approach to governance and to relations with residents.
The latest attack brought to 15 the number of mayors and vice mayors killed since Duterte unleashed his deadly anti-narcotics campaign when he came to power inaccording to CNN Philippines, citing a tally of its own research team.
Jena was successful in developing and implementing an innovative image of the future based on a great tradition in humanities and in technology. Votes must be accompanied by a thoughtful supporting statement. Binay won the mayoral race defeating outgoing Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado in a landslide victory.
Alexander Lubigan, vice mayor of Trece Martires City in Cavite, south of Manila, was in a sports utility vehicle when unidentified gunmen aboard another SUV opened fire, police said.
For much of this period Aziz Kocaoglu has also been mayor of the lower tier authority of Bornova. Many of the initiatives the mayor has introduced into Surabaya have been based on innovation introduced in cities around the world.
His wife died due to complications while giving birth to their fourth child, who survived despite being born prematurely and was named Maria Kennely in memory of her mother. We were both ordained in Police have denied the allegations by rights groups and critics of the campaign that some of the killings were summary executions, saying they had to use force because the suspects, who were armed, had violently resisted arrest.
Dora Bakoyannis Athens, Greece ; Runner-up: Mayor Termont is also strongly committed to meeting all carbon emission targets leading to Ghent becoming carbon-neutral in Praised by European institutions for his policies and attitudes during the crisis years between and the mayor has reduced the number of city council departments and staff and brought the budget under control whilst protecting important services.
During this period, and through family inheritance, he accumulated significant wealth. More City Mayors profiles city leaders from around the world and questions them about their achievements, policies and aims. The Prize, which has been given sincehonours mayors with the vision, passion and skills to make their cities incredible places to live in, work in and visit.
Meanwhile, she champions human rights issues such as by being a pioneer first openly-gay mayor of a major city and a role model. His victory was seen as a breakthrough in the use of social media in mainstream electoral contests.
Providing housing for homeless and those who are living in danger zones around the city. Joko Widodo Surakarta, Indonesia In His bodyguard was also killed. Much of his working life has been with international consultancy firms, which allowed him to travel extensively.
The Prize has been awarded since The Seoul Metropolitan Government is based on the office of the elected Mayor, who is currently Oh Se-hoon, elected in Despite threats by members and supporters of the far right Golden Dawn, Yiannis Boutaris has promoted ethnic and religious inclusivity by, for instance, reaching out to Jewish people and across borders to communities in neighbouring countries.
A longlist of candidates was published on 22 May. More City Mayors examines education issues and policies affecting children and adults in urban areas.
More City Mayors reports urban environmental developments and examines the challenges faced by cities worldwide.Antonio Halili, the mayor of Tanauan, Philippines, who was known for his notorious policy of parading drug dealers and other suspected criminals on the streets as a form of punishment, was shot.
The former vice mayor of Santo Tomas, Batangas was shot by an unidentified gunman Saturday night, the latest in a string of killings involving prominent personalities. MANILA, Philippines – Police are looking at politics as a possible motive in the murder of Trece Martires Vice Mayor Alexander Lubigan, as he revealed his plan to run for mayor a day before he.
The World Mayor winners. Naheed Nenshi, Mayor of Calgary (Canada), has been awarded the World Mayor Prize. ZAMBOANGA, Philippines (AP) — Police in the southern Philippines said they fatally shot 15 people Sunday, including a city mayor who was among the politicians President Rodrigo Du.
The Philippine National Police said Thursday it has already identified the man who hired assassins to kill a town mayor in Nueva Ecija last week.Download