TIDORE KEPULAUAN – Mayor of Tidore Islands, Ali Ibrahim was elected as Asia’s Vice President of the Global Network Magellan Cities (GNMC). The election of Ali Ibrahim as Deputy Chair of the Asian GNMC was through a closed meeting of the GNMC Delegates in the Tidore Mayor’s meeting room on Wednesday (07/17/2019).
In the meeting also, the Delegates agreed to re-elect the President of GNMC by entrusting the Deputy Mayor of the Department of Urban Settlements of the City of Seville (Spain), Antonio Munoz Martinez as President of GNMC replacing Catherine Marques De Almeida Vaz Pinto, who is a Member of the Lisbon City Cultural Council (Portugal).
The GNMC Delegates present included the City of Lisbon (Portugal) Cultural Council Member Catarina Marques De Almeida Vaz Pinto, Lisbon Secretary General (Portugal) Alberto Luis Laplaine FG, Cultural Council Member Vila Nova de Gaia (Portugal) Paula Cristina Martins Carvalhal, Representative Gaia District (Portugal) Helder Seraphim Da Silva Ribeiro, Praia Mayor (Cape Verde) Oscar Humberto Evora Dos Santos, Deputy Mayor Delegation of the Department of Urban Settlements of Seville City (Spain) Antonio Munoz Martinez, Tourism Managing Director of Seville (Spain) Antonio Jimenez Ruiz , Secretary General of GNMC (Portugal) Jose Manuel De Carvalho Marques, Secretary Coordinator of GNMC (Portugal) Rafael Crespo Torrado, National History Committee for the Philippines Rene Escalante, Philippine National Committee Ian Christopher Alfonso. (SS)