Strong Cities

The SCN is made up of mayors, municipal-level policy makers and practitioners united in building social cohesion and community resilience against violent extremism in all its forms. The global network is currently made up of more than 100 cities. Membership is completely free of charge.


Benefits of SCN membership

As members continue to face an evolving set of community dynamics and extremism-related challenges, the SCN provides an important framework of support for sharing best practice and maximising international learning at the local level. Benefits include:

  • Access to SCN restricted library content
  • Access to SCN training modules
  • Access to a global network of mayors and municipal-level policy-makers and practitioners
  • Participation in the SCN Global Summit and Regional Working Groups

  • Cities in our network

    • Aarhus, Denmark
    • Al-Karak, Jordan
    • Anaheim, United States
    • Antalya, Turkey
    • Antwerp, Belgium
    • Aracinovo, North Macedonia
    • Atlanta, United States
    • Augsburg, Germany
    • Aurora, United States
    • Bar, Montenegro
    • Beirut, Lebanon
    • Berane, Montenegro
    • Berlin, Germany
    • Bern, Switzerland
    • Biel/Bienne, Switzerland
    • Bihać, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Bijeljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Birmingham, United Kingdom
    • Bordeaux, France
    • Buenos Aires, Argentina
    • Bujanovac, Serbia
    • Bulqizë, Albania
    • Čair (Skopje), North Macedonia
    • Calgary, Canada
    • Cali, Colombia
    • Centar (Sarajevo), Bosnia & Herzegovina
    • Cërrik, Albania
    • Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago
    • Chanchamayo, Peru
    • Chattanooga, United States
    • Copenhagen, Denmark
    • Cuenca, Ecuador
    • Dakar, Senegal
    • Denver, United States
    • Dhaka North, Bangladesh
    • Dhaka South, Bangladesh
    • Diffa, Niger
    • Djibouti City, Djibouti
    • Doboj, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Dresden, Germany
    • Düsseldorf, Germany
    • Edmonton, Canada
    • Elbasan, Albania
    • Envigado, Colombia
    • Ferizaj, Kosovo
    • Fuenlabrada, Spain
    • Gentofte, Denmark
    • Gjakova, Kosovo
    • Gjilan/Gnjilane, Kosovo
    • Gostivar, North Macedonia
    • Gračanica, Kosovo
    • Guldborgsund, Denmark
    • Gusinje, Montenegro
    • Hani i Elezit, Kosovo
    • Helsinki, Finland
    • Irbid, Jordan
    • Isiolo County, Kenya
    • Jablanica, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Kaçanik, Kosovo
    • Kaduna State, Nigeria
    • Kamenica, Kosovo
    • Kano State, Nigeria
    • Kičevo, North Macedonia
    • Kiffa, Mauritania
    • Kolofata, Cameroon
    • Kousseri, Cameroon
    • Kristiansand, Norway
    • Kumanovo, North Macedonia
    • Kwale County, Kenya
    • Leicester, United Kingdom
    • Librazhd, Albania
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Los Angeles, United States
    • Louisville, United States
    • Luton, United Kingdom
    • Majdal Anjar, Lebanon
    • Malaga, Spain
    • Malé, Maldives
    • Malmö, Sweden
    • Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Medellín, Colombia
    • Méri (Diamare), Cameroon
    • Mitrovica South, Kosovo
    • Mokolo, Cameroon
    • Mombasa, Kenya
    • Montgomery County, United States
    • Montréal, Canada
    • Montreuil, France
    • Mumbai, India
    • Narayanganj, Bangladesh
    • New York, United States
    • Novi Pazar, Serbia
    • Nowshera, Pakistan
    • Ohrid, North Macedonia
    • Oslo, Norway
    • Ottawa, Canada
    • Palermo, Italy
    • Paris, France
    • Peć (Peja), Kosovo
    • Peshawar, Pakistan
    • Pignon, Haiti
    • Preševo, Serbia