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Municipality of Buca (Buca Belediyesi)

« Municipality of Buca (Buca Belediyesi) » takes part in the European Local Democracy Week - a paneuropean event coordinated by the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe - as « Partner city »

The town of Buca, located 9 kilometres southeast of İzmir, lies on the southern foothills of the Nif Mountain. What makes cities are their identities shaped by the values they have. The Buca district, where the history of Izmir is the most intense, has a unique identity and bears witness to the civilisation that dates back to the 130s BC. Buca is the most populated district of Izmir with a population of 507,773 in 2020. The population of Buca consists of 49.82% men and 50.18% women and 2,988 inhabitants are foreign nationals. If we consider the distribution of the population of Buca by age group, there are 98,747 people aged 0-14, 156,544 people aged 15-34, 207,188 people aged 35-64, 45,294 people aged 65 and over. The society, consisting of Greek, British, French, Dutch, Italian and other families who came to Izmir and settled there in the past, has contributed significantly to the development and enrichment of Buca. Thus, Buca, which has been home to countless cultures and civilisations until today, is enriched and it is important to ensure the integration of people from different cultures into the life and culture of the city.

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The town of Buca, located 9 kilometres southeast of İzmir, lies on the southern foothills of the Nif Mountain. What makes cities are their identities shaped by the values they have. The Buca district, where the history of Izmir is the most intense, has a unique identity and bears witness to the civilisation that dates back to the 130s BC. Buca is the most populated district of Izmir with a population of 507,773 in 2020. The population of Buca consists of 49.82% men and 50.18% women and 2,988 inhabitants are foreign nationals. If we consider the distribution of the population of Buca by age group, there are 98,747 people aged 0-14, 156,544 people aged 15-34, 207,188 people aged 35-64, 45,294 people aged 65 and over. The society, consisting of Greek, British, French, Dutch, Italian and other families who came to Izmir and settled there in the past, has contributed significantly to the development and enrichment of Buca. Thus, Buca, which has been home to countless cultures and civilisations until today, is enriched and it is important to ensure the integration of people from different cultures into the life and culture of the city.

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Activity referring to the leading theme "Protecting the Environment: Local Communities Take Action"

Disaster Awareness Training studies

Buca Municipality
10/01/2021

"Tarlada Kalmasın Bucalı Kadınlar Kazansın " Project

Karacaağaç-Buca
From 16/08/2021 to 19/08/2021

2021 European Mobility Week "Climate Crisis and the City" Interview

Buca Municipality
From 16/09/2021 to 16/09/2021

Hasıl (Grass) Production with Soilless Agriculture

Buca district
From 26/07/2021 to 26/07/2021

ELDW citizens participation activity

Jungle Camp Event

Buca Municipality Scouting and Outdoor Sports Center
From 07/08/2021 to 08/08/2021

Buca Municipality Forest Fire Aid Activities

Manavgat - Akseki
From 30/07/2021 to 04/08/2021

Cooperation Protocol with AIESEC

Buca district
From 03/06/2021 to 13/09/2021

Communication campaign

World Cleanup Day Video

Buca district
From 18/09/2021 to 18/09/2021

“We Are Clearing Our Forests” Event

Buca district
From 22/08/2021 to 22/08/2021

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