Lighting Urban Communities International /LUCI/
The Association, established in June 2002 on the initiative of the city of Lyons, unites cities of light of the world. LUCI’s purpose is to use light as a supportive means for city services and implement the city lighting by bringing together main partners. The Association has international significance: it fosters the process of making light an important factor of life, urban development and architecture. The organization is non-for-profit. More than 35 city halls are involved in this Association. Yerevan became a member of the Association in December 19, 2002 in Lyons by signing an amendment to the cooperation agreement between Lyons and Yerevan. According to the contract, specialists of the Association, by using their own experience, should complete and accomplish the research activities for lighting of buildings proposed by the city of Yerevan.