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The 15th World Congress of the OWHC - statistics and review

Organization of World Heritage Cities prepared the statistics and review of the very successful 15th World Congress of OWHC that took place in Krakow from June 2 to June 5, 2019.

Jagiellonian University supports mathematical talents

On July the eight, the 11th International Tournament of Young Mathematicians in Barcelona finished. The first ever Polish representation, supported by the City of Kraków and prepared by the scientists from Jagiellonian University, brought home a silver medal!

3rd Cultural Heritage Summer School - Cultural Landscapes

The Faculty of History of Vilnius University is delighted to announce an Open Call for participants to the 3rd Cultural Heritage Summer School in the Nida Art Colony. The Summer School will take place on the 4th-11th of August in Nida, Lithuania. It is an annual one-week high quality capacity building event focusing on cultural heritage issues. The topic of the Summer School this year is the Historic Urban Landscape (HUL).

Kraków to host the Assembly of The Lutheran World Federation

Following the successful OWHC Congress, Kraków has yet again gained international acclaim. On June 17th in Geneva, the Lutheran World Federation decided to hold the 2023 event in our city.

Krakow’s Mayor voted President of the OWHC

With the support of almost 100 cities from around the globe, Krakow was elected to the Board of Directors of the Organization of World Heritage Cities and the Mayor of Krakow became the organization’s President. “Thank you for putting your trust in us in Korea and choosing Krakow to host the 15th Congress of the OWHC. Thank you putting your trust in us yet again when you elected Krakow to become a member of the Board of Directors and thank you for the presidency. It is a double honour which fills us with great pride and joy.” emphasized Mayor of Krakow Jacek Majchrowski.

List of foreign consulates and institutions in Krakow