The 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions in actionUNESCO held a Training Workshop on Cultural Diversity Programming Lens, in Malawi from 16 to 17 August 2011.
The Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions is a legally-binding international agreement that ensures artists, cultural professionals, practitioners and citizens worldwide can create, produce, disseminate and enjoy a broad range of cultural goods, services and activities, including their own. The Convention was adopted in 2005 by the 33rd General Conference and entered into force in 2007.
cultural concerns into national programmes and policy documents; and
Diversity Lens, a tool for all stages of policy and programme development.
Participants to the workshop were mainly Directors of Culture from Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The workshop served as a platform for capacity building of the Departments of Culture to support their sister departments in culturally sensitive planning and integration of concerns into their programmes and policy documents.
|Auteur(s)||UNESCO Office Windhoek|
|Source||UNESCO Office Windhoek|
|Site Web 1 (URL)||Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions|
|Contact éditorial :||Damir Dijakovic|
|Date de publication||25 Aug 2011|