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Sister Cities of Los Angeles

Mission Statement

Sister Cities of Los Angeles (SCOLA) is a diplomatic platform for the City of Los Angeles that seeks to promote cooperation and direct engagement with its global partners on issues of mutual interest, particularly around business and commerce, tourism, education, and culture. As the leading diplomatic organization of Los Angeles, SCOLA facilitates and builds important global relationships that support the city and region’s urban agenda.

About Our Organization

Culture and Education

World Class Academic Institutions

  • 118 Colleges and Universities
  • $1.6 Billion in Annual Research
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Most Dynamic and Diverse Destination

  • 47.3 Million
    Annual Visitors
  • $21.9 Billion in 
    Economic Impact
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Trade and Commerce

Bringing Business to Los Angeles

  • #1 Customs District in the United States
  • $449 Billion Cargo Value, 10th in the World
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