Cultural diversity

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La Commission mixte Canada-France réitère son appui à la diversité culturelle

TÉLÉFILM CANADA, 9 décembre 2003 - 2003/12/09

Over 40 representatives from the Canadian and French audiovisual sector met in Paris on November 13 and 14 for the 2003 Canada-France Joint Commission to take stock of the evolution of their respective cultural landscapes and of coproduction activity over the past three years. They also reiterated their belief in the principle of cultural diversity and their desire to take a united stand on this subject at UNESCO given the organization’s plans to adopt an international convention protecting the diversity of cultural content and artistic expression.  (Available in French and English only)