The Ministry for Education, National Heritage, Culture and Arts of the Fiji Government is organizing a national consultation on the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions to be held on May 29 and 30 in Suva.
Under the topic of "Cultural Diversity: Impetus for a Dynamic and Sustainable Economy," the consultation will bring together various stakeholders at the national level, as well as UNESCO experts and the representative of the International Federation of Coalitions for Cultural Diversity (IFCCD). It aims to enhance understanding of the Convention and its international cooperation mechanisms, and assess Fiji's policy and programs for the protection and promotion of the diversity of cultural expressions. By doing so, the consultation intends to identify a way forward for Fiji's ratification of the Convention.
For more details, please consult UNESCO website.