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Operational guidelines adopted by the Conference of Parties (June 2009)

The UNESCO website has posted the wording of the operational guidelines adopted during the second session of the Conference of Parties on June 15 and 16, 2009. These operational guidelines concern the following articles of the Convention:

  • Articles 7, 8, 17 – Measures to promote and protect cultural expressions
  • Article 11 – Participation of civil society
  • Article 13 – Integration of culture in sustainable development
  • Article 14 – Cooperation for development
  • Article 15 – Collaborative arrangements
  • Article 16 – Preferential treatment for developing countries
  • Article 18 – International Fund for Cultural Diversity

Texts are available in English and French on the UNESCO website.

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