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About: To mark this year’s World Cities Day, the Director-General has...
When: Monday, October 31, 2022
Literature
About: Throughout the month of November, Melbourne, a UNESCO Creative...
When: Sunday, October 30, 2022
Crafts and Folk Art
About: Trinidad, a Creative City of Crafts and Folk Art, organized a...
When: Friday, October 28, 2022 to Monday, October 31, 2022

About

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. Almost 300 cities around the world 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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UCCN Mission Statement

UCCN Leaflet | Booklet (Published in 2020)

Voices of the City: UNESCO Creative Cities moving towards the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (Published in 2019)

UNESCO Creative Cities' Response to COVID-19 (Published in 2020)

Join the Network

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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