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Olga Tokarczuk won Nobel prize

Thursday, 10 October 2019 will forever be remebered as the exceptional day for Polish literature. The Swedish Academy announced that a novelist Olga Tokarczuk is the Noble prize winner in literature.

DiverCity Frankfurt: Photo Exhibition at International Cultural Centre

People from all over the world have always enriched Frankfurt. They bring a variety of experiences, skills and cultures which make Frankfurt a city worth living. 180 nations living in Frankfurt stand for Infinite diversity and culture, but also for multi-religious, peaceful and tolerant togetherness. They lend Frankfurt its International face.

Indonesian Cultural and Coffee Festival

On Friday, 30 August in the Main Market Square an Indonesian Cultural and Coffee Festival, a vibrant two day event, was officialy inaugurated by H.E. Siti Nugraha Mauludiah the Ambassador of Indonesia to Poland and Anna Korfel-Jasińska Deputy Mayor of Krakow. 

Polish success in the OWHC

Following discussions during 15th World Congress of OWHC in Krakow, in the recent Board of Directors voting Warsaw has been chosen as the new seat of the Regional Secrtariat of OWHC. On the recommendation of the Secretary General the Board of Directors may approve the creation of the new regional secretariat at its next meeting (in the autumn of 2019) and issue a certificate of recognition.
Secretariat of the Organization of World Heritage Cities also prepared the statistics and review of the most 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!

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.

List of foreign consulates and institutions in Krakow