CULTURE            Newsletter

  • Newsletter  N°72
  • December 2009

InFocus1209.gifLinking design with tradition in Malaysia © Edric Ong

When Culture talks business

Cultural entrepreneurs are resourceful visionaries, generating revenues from culturally embedded knowledge systems and activities; their innovative applications of traditions to markets result in economically sustainable cultural enterprises. Successful entrepreneurs remain mission driven and market-focused, creating both financial wealth and cultural value. Cultural entrepreneurs are key to cultural diversity and sustainability as they reconcile economic, social, environmental, and cultural values. 

From 30-11-2009    to   04-12-2009  (Zanzibar - United Republic of Tanzania) 

Workshop on the Application of the Concept of Historic Urban Landscapes in the African Context More

From 01-12-2009    to   04-12-2009  (Paris - France) 

The 2nd Session of the Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage (2001) More

From 01-12-2009    to   05-12-2009  (Kingston - Jamaica) 

Caribbean Region Training Workshop on Cultural Statistics More

From 01-12-2009    to   02-12-2009  (Yerevan - Republic of Armenia) 

Presentation of the Bilingual Armenian/English Guide on the Use of Socio-Cultural Approaches for HIV and AIDS Prevention More

From 01-12-2009    to   02-12-2009  (Chisinau - Republic of Moldova) 

Awarding Ceremony of the Art Contest for Young Artists “Be Creative – You Can Stop HIV” More

From 04-12-2009    to   08-12-2009  (Cairo - Egypt) 

Congress “Science and Technology for the Safeguard of Cultural Heritage of the Mediterranean Basin” More

From 06-12-2009    to   13-12-2009  (Beijing - China) 

Regional Capacity-building Workshop on Assessment of Vulnerability of World Cultural and Natural Heritage Properties to Disasters and Climate Change More

From 15-12-2009    to   16-12-2009  (Siem Reap-Angkor - Cambodia) 

16th Plenary Session of the International Coordination Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of the Historic Site of Angkor (ICC) More
UNESCO Courier 2009 - N° 9 - Memory and History  More

UNESCO World Heritage Desk Diary 2010  More

World Heritage Review n°54 - Astronomy and World Heritage  More

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