Economy More than 300 famalicenses companies benefited under the Retomar program Today We have a Market Square!Culture and Tourism City Council gives visibility to sites of archaeological interest to identify, preserve and protect heritageSport Famalicão revalidates title of Sport-Friendly MunicipalityEnvironment European Union approves Famalicão's application to mitigate the effects of climate changeEntrepreneurship and Innovation Re-Coffee creates coffee leather and shines with innovation Urban Rehabilitation Famalicão starts to build the City of the FutureInternationalization Famalicão and Fort Collins celebrate memorandum of understandingToday Famalicenses’s resilience and innovation awarded with Vision'25 StampCulture and Tourism The exhibitions are back to the Ala da Frente in Vila Nova de Famalicão.Environment Education and participation project in the Pateiras do Ave approved to the Environmental FundInternationalization Famalicenses across the World gathered to celebrate the Emigrant’s DayMusic Devesa Sunset for AugustCulture and Tourism Dias à Mesa - Summer Special promotes gastronomy with discounts and securityGastronomy Dias à Mesa – CodfishAnimal Protection Famalicão will have an animal protection centreCulture and Tourism Famalicão has a summer proposal: Cheer up Fradelsport an example of overcomingEntrepreneurship and Innovation Baby Box. Famalicense Startup wants to promote safe sleep practices for babies with new concept in PortugalCOVID-19 Handicraft and Gastronomy Fair cancelledEconomy Tryba Group invests 50 million and creates 200 workstations in FamalicãoCOVID-19 City Council publishes list of Famalicenses companies producing health materialsYouth Ymotion with Open Call until October

Knowledge Sharing

Town twinning links the municipality to each other through a formal twinning agreement with a view to cooperation and mutual understanding between its institutions and citizens. Twinning processes encourage the exchange of experiences on a variety of issues of common interest, providing an opportunity to foster mutual trust, friendship and understanding.

Twinning agreements are a special form of relationship between municipalities and result in an exchange of experiences and knowledge in the most varied areas

Sister Cities of Vila Nova de Famalicão

Cities Date Link
Saint Fargeau Ponthierry (France) 29/04/1990
Givors (France) 22/06/2000
Caruaru - Estado Pernambuco (Brazil) 22/06/2000
São Vicente (Cape Verde) 21/01/2003
Lobata (Sao Tomé and Principe) 27/07/2012
Mocuba - Zambézia (Mozambique) 22/07/2013
Arteixo - A Coruña,Galiza (Spain) 08/04/2016