City’s Strategies

Amarante regards culture and creativity as crucial axes for an urban development that’s sustainable and inclusive. The city has several projects and dynamics undergoing on urban and environmental valorisation and regeneration, on economic attractiveness, on talent and creativity and on promotion of shared and horizontal forms of governance. There is also a focus in establishing international cooperation networks and projects that stimulate knowledge sharing and good practices.

Amarante’s application to UNESCO Creative Cities Network fits with the city’s strategy of a consolidated policy on sustained development through creativity, particularly through music.

Ponte de S. Gonçalo, Amarante, Cidade da Música/City of Music, Portugal
  • Strategies

    Strategies In recent years, the Amarante Municipality, dealing with the process of developm...

  • Networks

    Redes O funcionamento da cidade está assente num sistema de redes sociais, cultura...

  • Application to UNESCO Creative Cities Network

    Candidatura à Rede de Cidades Criativas da UNESCO O Município de Amarante, dando continu...

  • Music in the City

    Amarante Municipality has been focusing on an urban regeneration strategy that celebrates and incorporat...