UNESCO City of Design, Dundee.

Dundee is the UK's first and only UNESCO City of Design. The City of Design title was awarded to 12 other cities prior to Dundee’s designation and the network now includes 31 Cities of Design. The title recognises the design innovations Dundee has contributed to the world, including aspirin, biomedical research, comics including Oor Wullie and The Broons, video games such as Lemmings and Grand Theft Auto. The title acknowledges the city's continued commitment to using design to improve lives and solve the challenges cities face.