1. General Information :

Dijon is a city in France, located between the Parisian Basin and the Rhone Basin, 310km from the South East of Paris and 190km north of Lyon. It is the prefecture of the Côte-d’Or department and the regional capital of Burgundy. The people who live there are called ‘Dijonnais’ in French.

Population: 151 576 inhabitants

Location: France

Official Website

Twinned with: Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Dallas (US), Mainz (Germany), Opole(Poland), Pécs (Hungary), Reggio Emilia (Italy), Skopje (Macedonia), Volgograd(Russia), York (UK)

2. The City in our Network :

The City and Efus

Member since 2000

Participated in:

  • Meeting on the “European Masters in Crime Prevention”, Dijon, France, 24 March 2005
  • European project and conference “A stadium in the city, a city in the stadium”, 4-5 June 1999

The City and the National Forum (FFSU)

Participated in:

  • Conference “12 hours for crime prevention” concerning the definition of crime prevention in France, FFSU, 18 October 2005
  • General Assembly, Issy-les-Moulineaux, 22 June 2004

3. Further Information :

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