Cultural diversity

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Senegal - A Bill Empowers the President of the Republic to Ratify the UNESCO Convention, 2005/12/26

Le Quotidien de Dakar, in its December 26, 2005 issue, reports that the Council of Ministers of the Senegalese Government adopted a bill which empowers the President of the Senegalese Republic to ratify the UNESCO Convention on the Diversity of Cultural Expressions. The President of the Senegalese Film Makers Association (Cineseas), Mr. Cheikh Ngaïdo Bâ, expressed his satisfaction upon the adoption of the bill.