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Accords bilatéraux et diversité culturelle, Vol. 6, No. 10

The December 5 issue of the Accords bilatéraux et diversité culturelle newsletter explores the following topics:

Cultural Industries

  • Ratification by the US Congress of three free trade agreements with South Korea, Colombia, and Panama: implications for the diversity of cultural expressions
  • Convention on the Diversity of Cultural Expressions: highlights of the 5th ordinary session of the Intergovernmental Committee
  • Investment in cultural industries at the heart of Forum d’Avignon debates
  • Creative Europe: A framework program intended for the European Union’s cultural and creative industries

Digital piracy

  • France: Toward stricter measures against illegal downloading
  • Illegal downloading and the courts


  • Public initiatives to support the European audiovisual industry: Spain, Germany, Italy

Accords bilatéraux et diversité culturelle is published in French by Centre d'études sur l'intégration et la mondialisation (CEIM) for the International Organization of La Francophonie.