About Learning City


A learning city promotes lifelong learning for all. UNESCO defines a learning city as a city that:

  • effectively mobilizes its resources in every sector to promote inclusive learning from basic to higher education;
  • revitalizes learning in families and communities;
  • facilitates learning for and in the workplace;
  • extends the use of modern learning technologies;
  • enhances quality and excellence in learning; and
  • fosters a culture of learning throughout life.

Petaling Jaya is a vibrant city, ever progressing into the implementation of various activities in order to achieve desired Learning City  status. Continuously embarking on relevant programs, related ones among others, dubbed as Play Park, Smart Library, PJ Kita Com Center and PJ Fair, PJ is abbreviated from Petaling Jaya as widely known.