The Language Bureau of the Pinerolo Mountain community conducted a monitoring activity on the current twinning situation in the area falling within its jurisdiction. The results coming from analyses and investigations conducted by the “Fondazione Centro Culturale Valdese” are contained in this publication:
→ Jumelages italo-francophone
→ Gemellaggi italo-francofoni
and can be requested to Language Bureaus
of Mountain Community.
Town twinning is a bond that develops between two municipalities of different countries. For example, twinning between Italian and French schools have been set up as well as twinning between different municipalities. The table below summarizes the twinning agreements entered into between the municipalities of the Pinerolo Mountain Community and French-speaking municipalities.
Municipalities of the Pinerolo
|Frossasco||Saint Jean de Moirans||1998|
|Inverso Pinasca||Argentière la Bessée||1990|
|Luserna San Giovanni||Savines-Le-Lac||2002|
|Pomaretto||Mirabel et Blacons||1999|
|Villar Pellice||Chaleins e
In 1989, the European Commission decided to activate a program of political and financial support to promote town-twinning activities aimed at developing European citizenship through the direct involvement of citizens.