Sister Cities International 60th Anniversary Conference

Sister Cities in Today's World: Advancing Peace and Security in the Middle East aims to explore the benefits and pitfalls of building relations at the leading edge of sister cities.

Lab CEO Sheldon Himelfarb joins moderator Sarah Heck, Director of Global Engagement at the White House National Security Council; Mayor Farhad Niyaesh of Herat, Afghanistan; Somaia Ramish, poet, writer, and a member of the Herat Provincial Council; and Barbara Slavin, Acting Director, Future of Iran Initiative, Atlantic Council, and Washington Correspondent for in this panel discussion.

Read more on "Connectivity, Conflict, and the Future of Cities" in our guest post celebrating Sister Cities International 60 Days of Impact.