Cultural diversity

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Arabic version of the study “Cultural Expressions under Threat in the UNESCO Convention on the Diversity of Cultural Expressions” by Ivan Bernier

The study Cultural Expressions under Threat in the UNESCO Convention on the Diversity of Cultural Expressions by Ivan Bernier is now available in Arabic.

As announced in the April 27 newsletter, following a brief examination of the provisions of the Preliminary Draft Convention that served as a starting point for the government experts’ negotiation on cultural expressions under threat, Professor Bernier discusses convention provisions that refer explicitly to this issue and looks at the draft operational guidelines adopted in June 2008 by the Intergovernmental Committee that will be submitted for the approval of the Conference of Parties in June 2009.

This study is available on our website in English, French, Spanish, and Arabic.