Cultural diversity

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The Québec National Assembly marks the first anniversary of the adoption by UNESCO of the Convention on the Diversity of Cultural Expressions - 2006/10/24

At the October 24 parliamentary session, the Québec National Assembly unanimously adopted a motion acknowledging the first anniversary of the adoption by UNESCO of the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions and reiterating its support of this Convention by calling for its ratification by the largest possible number of countries as well as its implementation and entry into force for 2007. This motion was presented by the Minister of Culture and Communications, Ms. Line Beauchamp.