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Yamagata City of Film

Yamagata City of Film

Yamagata City has been designated as a member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network
and the Japanese first UNESCO Creative City of Film on October 2017.

Yamagata City has been designated as a member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network in the field of Film on 31 October 2017.

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 180 cities of 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. (7 creative fields: Crafts & Folk Art, Design, Film, Gastronomy, Literature, Music and Media Arts.)

Yamagata Creative City Promotion Council

 
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8 Creative Cities in Japan

Unesco Creative Cities of Film

Yamagata is the 8th Japanese city with UCCN membership,
and joined a network of 13 Creative Cities of Film in the world.

What are the SDGs?

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – also known as the Global Goals for Sustainable Development – are a collection of 17 global goals set by the United Nations. The broad goals are interrelated though each has its own targets to achieve. The total number of targets is 169. The SDGs work in the spirit of partnership and pragmatism to make the right choices now to improve life, in a sustainable way, for future generations. By achieving these goals and targets, the global community aims to eradicate poverty, to protect environment, and to enjoy peace and prosperity.

Our contribution to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through our “Creative projects” Yamagata City of Film contributes to Sustainable Development Goals through our “Creative Project”.
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