The award

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In 2022-2023, the 5th edition of the International Award UCLG - Mexico City - Culture 21 will recognize cities and personalities who have excelled in the promotion of cultural rights in the context of the Covid-19 crisis and post-pandemic recovery, and/or that have promoted culture as an important part of the...

In 2022-2023, the 5th edition of the International Award UCLG - Mexico City - Culture 21 will recognize cities and personalities who have excelled in the promotion of cultural rights in the context of the Covid-19 crisis and post-pandemic recovery, and/or that have promoted culture as an important part of the caring system.

Candidacies from cities and local or regional governments and nominations from individuals have beem received between 15 February and 22nd April 2022.

The International Jury will announce the best projects in May 2022. The final results will be shared in June 2022.

Calendar

  • 15th February 2022
    Launch of the Award and reception of bids.
  • 22nd April 2022
    Deadline for receipt of Phase 1 applications (“City / Local or Regional Government”).
  • May 2022
    Publication of the list of the finalists “Cultural Rights and the Covid Crisis: the 50 Best Actions”.
  • 27th May 2022
    Deadline for receipt of Phase 2 final applications (“City / Local or Regional Government”) and nominations (“Individual”).
  • June 2022
    Meeting of the Jury and communication of the final results.
  • September 2022
    Award Ceremony in Mexico City.