Cultural diversity

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7e Réunion ministérielle annuelle du RIPC à Shanghai - Chine : "Promouvoir la diversité culturelle"

Mme Monique Gagnon-Tremblay, vice-première ministre et ministre des Relations internationales du Québec, 12 octobre 2004 - 2004/10/12

During her mission to China from October 12 to 22, 2004, Monique Gagnon-Tremblay will represent Québec at the 7th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the International Network on Cultural Policy (INCP) which is held in Shanghai from the 14 to October 17, where she will reiterate Québec’s position on the Preliminary draft of a convention on the protection of the diversity of cultural contents and artistic expressions which is currently being studied with UNESCO. This ministerial meeting will bring together representatives from over 60 states and governments to discuss a variety of matters, including the evolution and integration of traditional cultures, issues and outlooks on the UNESCO preliminary draft convention, and new trends in cultural policy. ( Available in French ) [76]