Capitals Alliance Members

The government planning agencies in the capital cities of Brasilia, Canberra, Ottawa, and Washington, DC formed Capitals Alliance in 2001 to provide an opportunity for professional exchange among senior planning and public policy officials. Capitals Alliance welcomes participants from capital cities around the globe. Members share their visions and ideas for national capitals in the 21st century. They exchange information, expertise, and ideas on national capitals and educate international colleagues on the past, present, and future of their respective capital city.

Canberra hosted the first in a series of meetings in 2002, followed by Washington, DC in 2003, Brasilia in 2004, Ottawa in 2005, Canberra in 2007, Washington, DC in 2008, and Brasilia in 2010. To date, meetings have included representatives from the following national capitals:

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Baku, Azerbaijan
Beijing, China
Berlin, Germany
Bogotá, Colombia
Brasilia, Brazil
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Canberra, Australia
Copenhagen, Denmark
Helsinki, Finland
Islamabad, Pakistan
London, United Kingdom
Moscow, Russia
Nicosia, Cyprus
Oslo, Norway
Ottawa, Canada
Paris, France
Seoul, South Korea
Stockholm, Sweden
Tokyo, Japan
Tshwane, South Africa
Vienna, Austria
Washington, DC, United States
Wellington, New Zealand