Links and Resources

Useful links, documents and resources:

  • The Mission Statement that all Creative Cities work to fulfill, read here. (in English)
  • Background documents: feasability study of Bergen as a City of Gastronomy, and conclusion (documents in Norwegian)
  • Food Strategy for the Bergen Region; Vegval for lokalmat i Hordaland (documents in Norwegian)
  • Local Action plan for the Bergen UNESCO  here (in Norwegian)
  • Read more on the UNESCO Creative City Network in the Bergen official UNESCO brochure here (in English)
  • UNESCO official site for Creative Cities Network here, and brochure here.
  • The UCCN is one of UNESCO’s key partners in implementing the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, read more about the UN Development Goals here.

To contact the Bergen UNESCO focal point, send an e-mail to