01We, as leaders of the local government, will sincerely attend to our role as volunteers
for the promotion of civil welfare.
02We respect the principles of civil autonomy by the citizens and for the citizens.
03We strongly encourage civil participation along with the citizens.
04We respect the local assembly, which represents the citizens.
05We lead in the exposure of corruption by carrying out our duties with integrity and devotion.
06We contribute to the development of local administration by supplementing rationality and
efficiency to administrative management.
07We continuously demand systematic amelioration for the activation of local autonomy, and
responding powerfully to partial political circles and the counter-autonomic movements of
the central government.
11 October, 2001
National Association of Mayors