Category "Individual" 4th edition 2019-2020

This category recognises an internationally renowned individual who has made a fundamental contribution to the relationship between culture and sustainable development. This Award is designated by the Jury, without an open competition process.

The organisers invited all the members of UCLG (direct or indirect), as well as other interested individuals and organisations, to nominate relevant personalities through the email This nomination must be justified, by describing that individual’s contribution to the achievement of the objectives of the Agenda 21 for culture.


As a City, Local or Regional Government

The Call for nominations of the 4th edition of the International Award UCLG - Mexico City - Culture 21 was open from 14 November 2019 to 18 March 2020.

All the nominations were carefully examined by the International Jury of the Award, and the winners were announced on 29 May 2020, on the occasion of the UCLG Executive Bureau.


The Jury may either grant the Award to a single individual or decide that it (and its related financial amount) be shared by more than one person.

The recipient.s of the Award will be presented with a trophy produced by an artist from Mexico City, accompanied by a recognition signed by the Head of Government of Mexico City and by the President of UCLG. The selected personality.ies will receive the amount of Euro 25,000.

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