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Home > First Ordinary Session of the Conference of Parties
The First Ordinary Session of the Conference of Parties to the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions took place at UNESCO Headquarters from 18 to 20 June 2007.    
cp1_200.jpgSpeeches at the Opening Ceremony (PDF)
  • Mr Koïchiro Matsuura,
    Director-General of UNESCO
    English | FrenchSpanish | Russian | Chinese | Arabic
  • Professor Kader Asmal,
    Chairperson of the Intergovernmental meeting of Experts in charge of elaborating the draft of the Convention
  • Mr. Javier Pérez de Cuéllar,
    Former Secretary General of the United Nations and President of the World Commission on Culture and Development
  • H.E. Mr. Musa Bin Jaafer Bin Hassan,
    President of the General Conference of UNESCO
    English | Arabic


Chairperson, Vice-Chairs and Rapporteur

  • Chairperson: Professor Kader Asmal - South Africa
  • Vice-Chairs: Chile, India, Spain and Tunisia
  • Rapporteur: Nina Obuljen - Croatia


Oral Report




Summary record, Resolutions and Participants


Working Documents as distributed before the meeting (PDF)

Information Documents (PDF)




Website (URL)


Start Date 2007-06-18 11:00 am -
End Date 2007-06-20 11:00 am -
Event Location Paris, France

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