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The International Museum Conference on Circumpolar Cultures will address the promotion of cultural diversity

The International Museum Conference on Circumpolar Cultures will be held in Yakutsk, in the Russian Federation, from July 29 to August 1. The meeting is being organized by the Sakha Republic and UNESCO.

According to the Unesco website, “The conference will explore issues related to the promotion of cultural diversity, the development of intercultural dialogue, and the strengthening of partnerships between museums as keepers of the cultural heritage of circumpolar civilization.”

The conference will also mark the launch of the English-Russian web portal on Circumpolar Civilization at the Museum of Yakutia which was developed with the support of the UNESCO Moscow Office and in cooperation with the Arctic State University of Arts and Culture.

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