The Intergovernmental Committee of the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions held its 6th ordinary session from December 10 to 14, 2012, in Paris.
The main subjects discussed were the following:
In addition, subject to approval of the 4th ordinary session of the Conference of Parties in June 2013, the Committee proposed to inscribe on the agenda of the 7th session of the Committee an item on the diversity of cultural expressions in the digital era. Therefore, the Committee “[invites] the Parties that so wish as well as civil society to report to the Committee during its 7th session on aspects of the development of digital technologies that have an impact on the Convention and proposals for future action” (Decision 6.IGC 17).
To read the report of decisions adopted at the 6th session of the Committee (available in French and English), please consult the UNESCO website.