International Partnerships

NVRC Hosts Signing Ceremony for Virginia-Germany Cooperative Agreement
NVRC recently sponsored a meeting of state, local and business leaders and a delegation from Germany at which a Cooperative Agreement between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Commonwealth of Virginia was signed

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Community Energy Planning
Developing and Implementing a Community Energy Plan for Northern Virginia was the theme of a March 25, 2009 workshop, co-sponsored by NVRC and the German Embassy, and attended by leading representatives from Virginia’s local, state and regional governments.

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U.S. - E.U. Conference on Climate Change
The First U.S. – European Conference of Metropolitan Regional Councils was held April 9 – 12, 2008, in Alexandria, Virginia.  The conference provided a forum for the exchange of ideas and policies related to climate change and energy conservation.

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Verband Region Stuttgart
Logo of the Region Stuttgart of GermanyThe Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC) has an ongoing relationship with the Verband Region Stuttgart (VRS).  The purpose of this relationship is to improve the understanding of the techniques and practices that are utilized by each region in addressing open space preservation, land use planning, environmental, transportation management, human services and similar regional concepts.

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Additional Information
For additional information about NVRC's international partnerships, contact  Dale Medearis, at 703-642-4630.