Cultural diversity

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UNESCO 2001 - Contribuer à la paix et au développement humain à l'ère de la mondialisation par l'éducation, les sciences, la culture et la communication. Stratégie à moyen terme 2002-2007. UNESCO 2001.

This document describes the activities undertaken by UNESCO in areas under its jurisdiction—including culture—to foster peace, human development, and the construction of knowledge societies. It lays out strategic objectives to meet, strategies to implement, and the hoped-for results. Through its strategic objectives 7 and 8, UNESCO intends between now and 2007 to a) promote the development and use of standards-based instruments in the cultural sector and b) protect cultural diversity and encourage pluralism and dialog between cultures and civilizations.
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