UNESCO Creative Cities Network In FILM Field: Mumbai Makes The List

The UNESCO has designated Mumbai as a member of UNESCO Creative Cities Network in the field of FILM.

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UNESCO Creative Cities Network In FILM Field: Mumbai Makes The List

The United Nations educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has designated Mumbai as a member of UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) in the field of FILM.

Hyderabad city has made the list in the field of gasTRONOMY.

India’s Culture Minister Prahlad Singh Patel on 1st November congratulated the people of Mumbai and Hyderabad for this unique distinction.

UCCN, created in 2004, is a network of cities which are thriving, active centres of cultural activities in their respective countries.

The UNESCO Creative Cities Network now counts a total of 246 cities.

The member cities that form part of the Network come from all continents and regions with different income levels and Populations.

They work together towards a common mission: placing creativity and the creative economy at the core of their Urban Development plans to make cities safe, resilient, inclusive and sustainable, in line with the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

 The 7 categories for recognition under UCCN are as follows:

Earlier, 3 Indian cities were recognized as members of UCCN, namely-

Jaipur-Crafts and Folk Arts (2015)

Varanasi-Creative city of Music (2015)

Chennai-Creative city of Music (2017)

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