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Media Arts
About: From 7 to 11 June 2022, Enghien-les-Bains (France), a UNESCO...
When: Tuesday, June 7, 2022 to Saturday, June 11, 2022
Literature
About: In celebration of Scotland’s Year of Stories, Edinburgh (United...
When: Friday, May 20, 2022 to Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Music
About: On 17 and 18 May 2022, Kırşehir (Turkey), a UNESCO Creative...
When: Tuesday, May 17, 2022 to Wednesday, May 18, 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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