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International Relations Department<p>​Our International Relations Unit follows a strategic approach to managing the City’s relationship with international stakeholders (foreign cities, international organisations, donor agencies, etc.) in a manner that maximises the benefits to the City that accrue from global politics and economic, social and environmental change, while seeking to minimise potential risks and costs. </p><span> <ul class="lrg-icon-content"><li class="lrg-icon lrg-link"><div class="list-links"> <a href="" target="_blank">​​Read our Strateg​ic International Relations Policy​​</a><a title="title" href="">Access international trip reports</a><a title="title" href="">Access internation​al and national agreements</a><a title="title" href="">Learn mo​re about external relations​</a></div></li></ul></span> <span> <blockquote cite=""><p> <em>​​​​​​​"Our vision is to promote Cape Town as a competitive global hub for economic, social and cultural activity; one that values international connectivity as a means to facilitate job creation through private sector-led economic growth and is recognised for its open and competitive regulatory environment."</em>​ <b>Vision statement</b><cite>International Relations Department</cite></p></blockquote></span><img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /><span> <div class="contact"><h4>Manager: International Relations</h4><p>Dr Denver van Schalkwyk</p><address><ul><li>Telephone: <br> <a>021 400 1369</a></li><li>Email: <br> <a href=""></a> </li></ul></address></div></span>


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