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Bilbao will be one of the vice presidents of the Committee on Culture of the United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG)

The World Council is the largest organization of local and regional governments worldwide, which has brought together more than 500 local representatives around the world to discuss some of the most important global issues for the political agenda of local governments internationally.
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Una delegación de la ciudad búlgara de Gabrovo conoce la estrategia municipal de Bilbao en promoción cultural

The Director of Culture and Tourism of the Bulgarian town of Gabrovo, accompanied by representatives of the creative cluster of Gabrovo, will visit Bilbao on July 20, 21 and 22, in order to meet the municipal strategy on culture and major cultural facilities in the city. Read more

Profesores de arte holandeses visitan Bilbao para conocer su modelo de gestión cultural

Knowing the management of Bilbao City Council in art and culture as the engines of economic and social development is the purpose of the visit of a Dutch delegation to the Basque city. It is made of seven teachers from different artistic disciplines, who will stay in the city until May 3 to know, ‘in situ’, the equipment and the artistic and cultural projects in Bilbao. Read more

La cumbre de CGLU culmina con la aprobación del “Cultura 21: acciones. Compromisos sobre el papel de la cultura en las ciudades sostenibles”

The World Cities Culture Summit, organized by the Global Network of Cities, Local and Regional Governments (UCLG) culminates with the approval of the document “Culture 21: Actions. Commitments on the role of culture in sustainable cities “, which aims to establish an international framework with measurable commitments and actions to promote the relationship between citizenship, culture and sustainable development, an emerging field but not consolidated yet, and necessary to respond tothe challenges manking is facing. Read more

Bilbao se transforma en la capital del mundo de la cultura entre el 18 y el 20 de marzo

In the coming days Bilbao will turn into the World Capital of Culture in the hand of the United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG). Between March 18-20 Azkuna Zentroa (AlhóndigaBilbao) will host the first ‘Summit of Culture’ of UCLG, an unprecedented event internationally to promote knowledge sharing and networking of cities and local governments, based on good practices and sustainable development, and where cities, civil society and international organizations will meet. Read more