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Media Arts
About: For the fourth consecutive year, Košice, a UNESCO Creative City...
When: Sunday, October 16, 2022 to Friday, December 16, 2022
Design
About: On 15 September, Dubai, a UNESCO Creative City of Design since...
When: Thursday, September 15, 2022
Gastronomy
About: From 15 to 17 September 2022 Gaziantep, a UNESCO Creative City...
When: Thursday, September 15, 2022 to Saturday, September 17, 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. The 246 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 | 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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