Cultural diversity

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Culture Newsletter, No. 53, UNESCO

On May 6, 2008, UNESCO published the latest edition of its Culture Newsletter. UNESCO dedicated the front page of this edition to World Day for Cultural Diversity, to be held on May 21. Coverage of this event includes:

  • Message from the Director General of UNESCO: 21 May, World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
  • Programme of the Day: Cultural diversity celebrates
  • Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions: Heading for the first extraordinary session of the Committee
  • 2008, International Year of Languages: Safeguarding projects
  • The Creative Cities Network: Promoting local creativity
  • The Global Alliance for Cultural Diversity: Converting Creativity in sustainable industries
  • The World Observatory on the Social Status of the Artist: The socio-economic safeguards of creation
  • UNESCO-UNITWIN Chairs: Universities and cultural diversity