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Marseille

Friendship City since: 2021
Location: Marseille is the prefecture of the French department of Bouches-du-Rhône and capital of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region. Situated in the historical province of Provence, it is located on the coast of the Gulf of Lion, part of the Mediterranean Sea, near the mouth of the Rhône river. Its inhabitants are called Marseillais.
Climate: Marseille has a hot mediterranean/ dry-summer subtropical climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: Csa) that is mild with moderate seasonality.
Population: 870,731
Other Sister Cities: Abidjan, Ivory Coast; Belgium Antwerp, Belgium; Denmark Copenhagen, Denmark; Senegal Dakar, Senegal; Italy Genoa, Italy; United Kingdom Glasgow, Scotland, UK; Israel Haifa, Israel; Germany Hamburg, Germany; Japan Kobe, Japan; Morocco Marrakech, Morocco; Ukraine Odessa, Ukraine; Greece Piraeus, Greece; Tunisia Tunis, Tunisia.

This Friendship City Society has focused on enabling a network of citizens to carry out cultural, educational, charitable, and business exchanges between the two cities.