Knowledge Sharing

Town twinning links the municipality to each other through a formal twinning agreement with a view to cooperation and mutual understanding between its institutions and citizens. Twinning processes encourage the exchange of experiences on a variety of issues of common interest, providing an opportunity to foster mutual trust, friendship and understanding.

Twinning agreements are a special form of relationship between municipalities and result in an exchange of experiences and knowledge in the most varied areas

Sister Cities of Vila Nova de Famalicão

Cities Date Link
Saint Fargeau Ponthierry (France) 13/09/1989
Givors (France) 01/01/1992
Caruaru - Estado Pernambuco (Brazil) 13/09/1999
São Vicente (Cape Verde) 01/01/2000
Lobata (Sao Tomé and Principe) 27/07/2012
Mocuba - Zambézia (Mozambique) 22/07/2013
Arteixo - A Coruña,Galiza (Spain) 08/04/2016