The OWHC is recruiting: position of Secretary General
The Organization of World Heritage Cities (OWHC) is looking for a Secretary General. The OWHC is looking for a leader whose main objectives will be to develop and maintain strong bonds among World Heritage Cities and partner organizations, increase the OWHC’s membership, develop a fundraising strategy and represent the interests of the organization around the globe.
Information Point for Foreigners
It is our pleasure to announce that from March 1st 2021 Internationaler Bund Polska Foundation will be running the Multicultural Centre in Krakow and well as the Information Point for Foreigners.
Kraków among the world's greenest cities
Our city was ranked fifth in the world and third in Europe in the rating created by Husqvarna Urban Green Space Index (HUGSI). The list was created based on satellite images and the proportion of green space in urban areas.
Kraków’s best practices
Every day Kraków takes action that inspires and has the power to drive change. We look for new solutions in our fight against COVID-19 and aspire to minimise the social and economic impact of the pandemic, but also for those that will make the development of our city as effective as possible in all areas, and the lives of its inhabitants as comfortable as they can.
Tribute to Jerzy Bożyk
The Creative and Active Association TAK! (Stowarzyszenie Twórczy Aktywni Kreatywni TAK!) invites you to watch the new music video “Bruno S.”, which pays a tribute to the legendary jazz musician - Jerzy Michał Bożyk (1941-2019). The music video has been created to the song “Bruno S.” by Jerzy Bożyk and his friend Piotr Preiss.
Kraków rated one of the Best Polish Cities of the Future by fDi Intelligence
fDi's Top 5 Large Polish Cities of the Future 2019/2020 rating prepared by the experts of the specialist division of The Financial Times, placed Kraków 2nd in four categories and 5th in the cost effectiveness category.
Kraków joins the Intercultural Cities programme
Kraków is going to implement a capacity- and policy-building programme that supports cities across Europe and beyond in putting the intercultural integration approach into practice.
What is the song in the city’s heart?
When looking through photos of past journeys, dreaming of future ones, we try to recall the sensual experiences we had in particular cities: their smells, tastes, unforgettable views, the kilometres we walked, and the feeling of being tired afterwards. What if we focused on the sounds in those memories?
The first SAR scholarship holder in Poland is in Krakow
At the beginning of December 2020, the Villa Decius Institute for Culture accepted the first SAR scholarship holder in Poland - prof. Candan Badem.
Nina Gabryś becomes mayor’s advisor for equality policy
Nina Gabryś assumed the post of Advisor to the Mayor of Kraków on Equality Policy on 11 January 2021.