The duties of the Sister Cities Commission shall be:
1) To promote public knowledge of and active participation in the Sister City Program of the City of Phoenix.
2) To promote an awareness of the cultures of our Sister Cities and the value of cultural diversity to our City.
3) To encourage contacts between schools, business professional societies, clubs, and new media in our City with similar institutions in our Sister Cities.
4) To encourage local celebration of the national or regional festivals of our Sister Cities.
5) To stimulate trade and commerce between Phoenix and our Sister Cities.
6) To advise the City Council in all matters relating to the Sister City programs of the City of Phoenix.