The role of Culture for the sustainable development of cities

Svetlana Hristova is urban sociologist and Associate Professor at the Faculty of Arts of the South-West University, Bulgaria

The search for sustainable solutions for cities remains a challenge at the global level. The Charter on Sustainable European Cities, as well as the development of cultural centres, shows that, if properly promoted, cultural cooperation generates sustainable development and allows the creation of initiatives such as the " Bread House" in Bulgaria, which permitted the regeneration of urban areas. Read more