2nd United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) Culture Summit 2017

Commitments and Actions for Culture in Sustainable Cities


10 – 13 May 2017


Jeju-do, Republic of Korea

IFLA will be represented by Governing Board member Ngian Lek Choh


The UCLG Culture Summit is the main meeting point at global level of cities, local governments and other stakeholders that are committed to the effective implementation of policies and programmes on culture and sustainability. 

Titled “Commitments and Actions for Culture in Sustainable Cities”, the second Culture Summit of UCLG aims to develop and reinforce messages on the role of culture in sustainable development, with a particular emphasis on the importance of cities and local spaces. It can also be seen as a forum for knowledge-sharing, peer-learning and networking among cities and local governments. It expects to gather approximately 300 participants from all world regions.

Event, Development, Sustainability, Republic of Korea, culture, Sustainable Cities, UN 2030 Agenda, UN SGDs

Last update: 16 April 2021