The UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities

UNESCO establishes the Global Network of Learning Cities to link all together cities in order to share best practices and useful solutions to address meaningful challenges arisen from current issues and maybe already solved by other countries in the network.
Learning cities” are defined all the cities owning the characteristics of innovation and open mind useful to foster development and access to information to support progress and knowledge.
A city that wants to be defined such as Learning City, should guarantee these features through active support to lifelong learning process, easing communication, ideas and people flow within an open environment.
Social inclusion and cultural prosperity enhanced by revitalizing learning processes and extending the use of technologies.