|Sister City Agreement|
|The Cities of ●● City, ■■, ×× and ○○ City of □□ Prefecture, Japan hereby recognize each other as SISTER CITIES. The purpose of this reciprocal agreement is to further develop a relationship based on mutual trust and respect.
The Cities of ●● City and ○○ City, and their respective citizens, through active exchanges in a variety of areas such as culture, education, arts, and the economy, will strive to further friendships and deepen their mutual understanding.
We hope this relationship brings our communities closer together and enhances each other's cultural experience.
This present agreement is created in duplicate in Japanese and English languages, both texts being equally authoritative and effective upon the date of signing.
Date: △△ ▲▲, 2004
Place: ○○ City, □□, Japan