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Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou

From February 23 to March 2, 2019
The IFCCD is participating in the Pan-African Film and Television Festival in Ouagadougou from 23 February to 2 March 2019. The Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO) is one of the largest African film festivals. Its 26th edition will mark its 50th anniversary. It takes place every two…

Twelfth session of the Intergovernmental Committee

From 11 to 14 December 2018
The Intergovernmental Committee of the 2005 Convention for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions met at UNESCO HQ from 11 to 14 December 2018. Several members of the IFCCD were present. During its 12th session, the Committee adopted revisions to the operational guidelines on Article 9…

5th Congress of the IFCCD

October 26 and 27, 2018
The International Federation of Coalitions for Cultural Diversity (IFCCD) met in Montreal for its fifth international congress on October 26 and 27, 2018. Founded on 19 September 2007 in Seville, Spain, the IFCCD is the voice of cultural professionals around the world. Its member coalitions represent creators, artists, independent producers,…

Focus

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.