Lahore, Pakistan


Sister City since 2007


Lahore Committee Activities


Committee Co-Chair: Tariq Butt
Committee Co-Chair: Tariq Malhance

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    Sister City Mayors Attend the Chicago Forum on Global Cities

    Current and former mayors from a selection of Chicago’s sister cities were in attendance at the 2017 Chicago Forum on Global Cities from June 7-9, 2017, including: Akel Biltaji, Former Mayor of Amman, Jordan Mubashir Javed, Mayor of Lahore, Pakistan Adriana Krnáčová, Mayor of Prague, Czech Republic Suh Byung-soo, Mayor of Busan, South Korea John…

    Chicago Leads Global Conversation Around Urban Waterways

      Chicago is continuing to lead the global conversation around the use of waterways in urban centers. On March 12 and 13, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo convened 17 mayors spanning five continents, 11 countries and who represent 44 million people for the Urban Waterways Forum in Chicago. The event, co-hosted by…

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    The Chicago Lahore Link

    Join the Lahore Committee of CSCI for an evening of art, film, poetry and music, celebrating the cultural heritage of Chicago and its sister city of Lahore, Pakistan. Lyari Notes, an award-winning documentary will be screened, music by musicians representing diverse cultures of Chicago will be performed and artworks presented will be contemporary explorations in various…

    Ramadan Celebration and Iftar Dinner

    Over 200 guests joined the Lahore Committee of CSCI for a Ramadan Celebration and Iftar Dinner at the Chicago Cultural Center’s Preston Bradley Hall on June 23, 2016. The celebration emphasized that “Ramadan is not only a time for spiritual contemplation and reflection but a time for sharing with friends.” Guests enjoyed dinner and a speaking…

    LAHORE: Jugni Reception & Play

    The Lahore Committee of CSCI and the Performance Club of Chicago are proud to present Jungi, a dramatic, passionate, and soul-searching exploration into the impact of violence on our society. Through the eyes of the play’s titular character, Jungi transports its audience across time and place to open a window into the role of violence…

    LAHORE: Trade & Investment Opportunities with Pakistan

    Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Consulate General of Pakistan and the Lahore Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, presents a business luncheon in honor of the Honorable Jalil Abbas Jilani, the Ambassador of Pakistan to the U.S. The purpose of this event is to bring together U.S. business representatives to learn about…

    Pakistan’s Paradigm Shift

    CSCI is sponsoring the Chicago Council on Global Affairs’ public program Pakistan’s Paradigm Shift, with His Excellency, His Excellency Jalil Abbas Jilani, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the US. Pakistan is turning a page by instituting new measures to tackle its militancy problem and implementing dramatic economic reforms aimed at addressing a host…