Today the federal government of Saxony was assembled in Chemnitz – for an external cabinet meeting. The main topic: The support of our application as European Capital of Culture by the Federal State.
The federal government of Saxony appreciates the candidacy of Chemnitz as European Capital of Culture 2025 unanimously, hence the federal government has developed a strategy paper, which indicates the possibilities for support of the candidacy by the different government departments. According to the different fields of work, it becomes apparent, this is not just a task of cultural policy, but that the title of European Capital of Culture is a great distinction. It also includes the fields of socio-political and urban development, awareness of European values, mobility concepts, interculturality and sustainability.