Jakarta Governor, Anies Baswedan received a title Huéspedes de Honor de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires or Buenos Aires' Honor Guest from Buenos Aires City Legislature, Argentina, Tuesday (10/30) at local time.
" It is an honor to be appointed as Honor Guest"
That title was given to him because of his participation in Urban 20 (U20) Global Summit. This title wa s given by Buenos Aires City Legislature Chairperson and Leaders at Assembly Room of The Legislature Palace of Buenos Aires, a historical place that witnessed number of important events for Argentina.
Anies conveyed his appreciation for awarding title to him and expects stronger relationship between two cities.
"It is an honor to be appointed as Honor Guest. Since from all U20 participants, only three persons who received Honor Guest title," he mentioned.
Meanwhile, Buenos Aires City Legislature Vice President, Francisco Quintana stated, his side is convinced that through cooperation and comparison done with other cities, his side is able to establish public policies with highest standard for communities.
"U20 meeting can be an instrument to promote joint actions for communities thus cities can be cleaner, more inclusive, resilient, and prosperous," he conveyed.
Besides Anies, this Honor Guest title was also given to Asuncion (Paraguay) Mayor, Mario Ferreiro and Montevideo (Uruguay) Mayor, Daniel Martinez.
After ceremony for title awarding was completed, Anies was invited to see number of rooms in that historical building, including library which made him quite amazed.