Cross-border location of the Vyborg district provides opportunities for the development of international relations in different spheres of life –economic, socio-cultural, environmental and others. Currently, there are 10 international cooperation agreements with the cities and regions of Finland, Sweden, Norway, Scotland, Belarus, China and Israel.
25 years celebrated since the signing of the agreement on international cooperation and partnership between Vyborg and the nearest neighbor – the Finnish city of Lappeenranta.
International cooperation in brief:
- Cooperation with partner cities: Lappeenranta/Finland, Imatra/Finland, Hamina/Finland, Bodø/Norway, Stirling/Scotland, Ramla/Izrael, Rechitsa/Belarus, Jiaxing/China, Changzhou/China
- Participation in bilateral projects/national programmes
- Participation in different project of EU programmes