The Creative Cities Network is currently formed by 69 Members from 32 countries covering seven creative fields: Crafts & Folk Art, Design, Film, Gastronomy, Literature, Music and Media Arts.

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What's on?

About: Every moment, there’s a designer somewhere, creating...
When: 03 Nov 2015 to 08 Nov 2015
Craft and Folk Arts
About: After the success of last year's first edition, Fabriano (...
When: 04 Sep 2015 to 06 Sep 2015
About: From 10 to 20 March 2016, the Sofia International Film Festival...
When: 10 Mar 2016 to 20 Mar 2016


The UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) was created in 2004 to promote cooperation with and among cities that have identified creativity as a strategic factor for sustainable urban development. The 69 cities which currently make up this network work together towards a common objective: placing creativity and cultural industries at the heart of their development plans at the local level and cooperating actively at the international level.

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Mission Statement

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Join the Network and enhance your city’s creative potential for sustainable urban development, exchange know-how and cooperate on an international level!

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