The Creative Cities Network is currently formed by 180 Members from 72 countries covering 7 creative fields: Crafts & Folk Art, Design, Film, Gastronomy, Literature, Music and Media Arts.

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Literature
About: Following an online vote launched in late September, Krakow and...
When: 01 Jan 2018
About: 64 cities from 44 countries have been designated as UNESCO...
When: 31 Oct 2017
Design
About: From 16 to 25 October 2017, Montréal, a UNESCO Creative City of...
When: 25 Oct 2017

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. The 180 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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UCCN Mission Statement

UCCN Leaflet

UCCN Booklet

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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