Cultural diversity

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«Il nous faut un Kyoto de la culture». Intervention de Mme Louise Beaudoin, ministre d'État aux Relations internationales, dans le cadre du colloque international intitulé « Cultures, religions, conflits », Beyrouth 19 septembre 2002.

In a speech at the conference "Cultures, Religions, and Conflicts," held in Lebanon, minister Louise Beaudoin commented that "the development of a binding international legal instrument is necessary." She also stressed that "there is an imbalance in cultural trade internationally, and this imbalance involves developing countries as much as developed countries." (Available in French only)

Ministère des Relations internationales