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UNESCO publishes papers on Article 16 of the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

With a view to the second extraordinary session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions that will run from March 23 to 25, 2009, in Paris, UNESCO is publishing a number of papers on Article 16 of the Convention, which concerns preferential treatment for developing countries. The following papers are available in English and French from the UNESCO website.

  • Reference Documents on Article 16 of the Convention
  • Replies to the Questionnaire Concerning the Elaboration of the Operational Guidelines on Article 16 of the Convention
  • Table of Replies of Parties and Civil Society to the Questionnaire on Article 16 of the Convention (Question by Question)

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