Jaipur named UNESCO’s city of Folk Art and Craft for the first time ever

Known for its magnificent depth of art and crafts, Jaipur has been selected as City of Crafts and Folk Arts by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). On Friday, UNESCO Director-General, Ms. Irina Bokova, announced the designation of 47 cities from 33 countries as new members of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. The Rajasthan…