The UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities is now officially open to membership. UNESCO encourages cities to become part of a network that supports the practice of lifelong learning by promoting policy dialogue and peer learning among member cities. This Network forges links, fosters partnerships, provides capacity development, and develops tools and instruments to encourage and recognize progress achieved in realizing the vision of lifelong learning.
How to become a member of the UNESCO GNLC in five steps
Your city government:
Step 1: Commits to developing a learning city.
Step 2: Adopts the Guiding Documents of the UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities.
Step 3: Completes the application form.
Step 4: Have the mayor sign and stamp the application.
Step 5: Emails the application form to your country’s National Commission for UNESCO for endorsement, making sure to copy the Secretariat of the UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities ().