The city has signed a Memorandum of Cooperation

The head of the Banská Bystrica Self-Governing Region, the Mayor of Banská Bystrica, the Rector of Matej Bel University and the Rector of the Academy of Arts have confirmed their intention to cooperate by signing the Memorandum of Cooperation on the European Capital of Culture project.

All key partners have expressed their desire to collaborate in obtaining the prestigious ECoC title for Banská Bystrica in 2026.

Statements of individual participants are available in the press release published by the Banská Bystrica City.