Save your heritage ! Community Involvement in Heritage Management – a guidebook.

Based on the OWHC Regional Conference “Heritage and Community Involvement” in 2016 and practice examples from OWHC cities and Culture for Cities and Regions, this guidebook presents an introduction to Community Involvement in Heritage Management, including interesting practices of community involvement in cities.


Coaching visits opened ‘a space for dialogue’ in host cities, say city coaches

As the coaching visits came to an end, we wanted to hear from them on how they think the coaching process was useful for host cities and regions, and what they themselves learned while taking part in these visits.


‘The ideal cultural and creative city is a mix of 8 cities’ - First EC Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor

This first edition of the European Commission's Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor shows how well 168 selected cities in 30 European countries perform on a range of selected indicators grouped along 9 dimensions describing the ‘Cultural Vibrancy’, the ‘Creative Economy’ and the ‘Enabling Environment’ of a city. The results highlight what cities are good at and where there is room for improvement. They also show that the best performing cities are not necessarily best in everything, but rely on key strengths in different areas.