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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia named World Design Capital for 2026 by International Design Organization.

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The International Design Organization has announced the nomination of the city of Riyadh as the 2026 World Design Capital, Saudi Press Agency SPA reported.

According to SPA, this announcement comes after a competition with several international cities, of which only two cities made it to the final stage of the competition, the results of which will be announced next September.

And “SPA” indicated that the Architecture and Design Authority submitted a file for the World Design Capital 2026 event to designate the city of Riyadh as the World Design Capital for 2026, since this title is awarded every two years. years, and is a program and design events for the year to showcase the achievements of cities that effectively use design to improve the lives of their citizens.

And SPA indicated that Riyadh’s nomination as World Design Capital 2026 aims to build its global reputation as a leading hub for design, creativity and innovation to attract tourism and investment and showcase the city’s achievements internationally, and that it is ready to host all branches of the design sector in the world and to communicate with a wide international network of experience that allows cities, municipalities and large projects to exchange programs and strategies for urban design and urban transformation that we are working on, as well as to be recognized for using innovation in design for promoting economic, social, cultural and environmental development.

It is worth noting that the submission of the Hosting File for 2026 by the Office of Architecture and Design contributes to the achievement of its strategy, the first phase of which ends in 2025, which is a celebration and a new start for more goals that the Office will lead to. develop the sector and the innovation community, while achieving sustainability and global recognition of the sector”, which will help make Riyadh a place that brings together all the designers of the world in 2026.

The World Design Organization “WDO” also strives to promote and develop the design system through its ability to improve the quality of economic, social, cultural and environmental life and provides services to more than 180 member organizations worldwide and attracts thousands of designers through its innovative programs and initiatives that support design for a better world, according to SPA.

Source: “SPA”

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