Mannheim: 2030 Mission Statement Mannheim (Leitbild Mannheim Hoch Zwei), adopted by the Municipal Council in 2019

City Administration of the City of Mannheim
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Main aims:
Developing longer-term governance guidelines to underpin robust cultural infrastructure that promotes diversity of cultural expression in cities with due consideration to demographic and digital change; implementing global Sustainable Development Goals at the local level

Target groups:
City society and administration; stakeholders funding, creating and/or interested in cultural content

Expected results:
* Safeguarding, strengthening and expanding diverse cultural content
* Setting objectives and concrete measures of municipal cultural policy for the coming years and creating planning certainty for cultural actors
* Signposting the inclusion of cultural policy in city-wide planning and urban development
* Identifying and protecting the public's cultural interests
* Promoting the transcultural openness of city society
* Establishing and transmitting cities' image as cultural sites across Germany and internationally
* Bringing the activities of city administrations into line with the vision of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

Vision of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals implemented in the activities of the administration; overall organisation as well as strategic objectives and performance indicators for the setting of the budget and other governance tools developed in line with that vision; projects of relevance to the city conducted in keeping with that vision, such as planning for the 2023 Federal Garden Show (Bundesgartenschau)

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

Funding from City of Mannheim, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)