Congress 2019

Regional Conference Programme and Registration

October 9 & 10, 2019
As part of the 6th IFCCD Congress, the Regional Conference "Pan-African Perspectives for Policies that Protect and Promote the Diversity of Cultural Expressions" will be held at Hôtel École Lébénin, Lomé, Togo, on 9 and 10 October 2019. READ THE PROGRAMME REGISTER With the support of the International Organisation of…

Presentation of the 6th IFCCD Congress

From October 9 to 11, 2019
The 6th IFCCD Congress in Lomé, Togo, will consist of a pan-African conference and a general assembly of the International Federation of Coalitions for Cultural Diversity. This congress will allow: To provide African cultural associations with a forum for analysis, foresight, dialogue and proposals for the development and implementation of…

Become a member of the IFCCD and attend its next Congress

From October 9 to 11, 2019
If you are a member of a cultural organization, you can join the IFCCD as an associate member. You can also join with other organizations to form a national coalition. Each person can also provide individual support to the cause we are defending. The next IFCCD Congress will be held…

News

Call for applications for the 2019 Cultural Diversity Prize

14 June 2019
Since 2011, the French Coalition for Cultural Diversity has awarded an annual prize to an association or initiative whose aim is to promote access to culture and enhance cultural diversity in all its forms: music, theatre, circus, cinema, the visual arts... All disciplines are eligible. The prize is endowed with…

Conference of Parties to the 2005 Convention

From June 4 to 7, 2019
The IFCCD participates in the Conference of Parties to the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions and in the Civil Society Forum from 4 to 7 June 2019 in Paris. This meeting takes place every two years to adopt priorities and decisions to…

Congress Participation Grants: Call for applications

From October 9 to 11, 2019
The International Federation of Coalitions for Cultural Diversity (IFCCD) offers a limited number of grants to attend the IFCCD Congress. Two categories of grants are available: One grant to attend the regional conference (October 9 and 10); One grant to attend the IFCCD Regional Conference and General Assembly (October 9,…

World Day for Cultural Diversity

May 21, 2019
Each year on 21 May, World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development celebrates the richness of the world's cultures and the essential role of intercultural dialogue. Cultural diversity is a driving force for development, a means of leading a satisfying intellectual, emotional, moral and spiritual life. It is necessary…

References

Culture, platforms and machines: the impact of artificial intelligence on the diversity of cultural expressions

31 January 2019
Report by Mr Kulesz for the 12th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions.

Study on International Cooperation with French-Speaking African Countries

28 January 2019
Study on international cooperation with French-speaking African countries for the implementation of the Convention on the Diversity of Cultural Expressions in the Digital Environment.

Operational guidelines on the implementation of the Convention in the digital environment

12 June 2018
Operational guidelines on the implementation of the Convention in the digital environment approved by the Conference of Parties at its sixth session (Paris, 12-15 June 2017).

Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

20 October 2005
The UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions entered into force on 18 March 2007.