The City of Bilbao hosted the first Culture Summit of UCLG, 18-20 March 2015. For 3 days, 6 plenary sessions and 9 specific sessions were successfully organized. Many cultural agents from all around the world gathered in order to exchange about their practices and promote the #culture2015goal and #UrbanSDG campaigns.
Universiti Utara Malaysia, Kedah, Malaysia, 3 – 4 April 2015 Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) invites to the Creative Industry International Conference (CIIC 2015) with the theme Cultivating Creative Communities. Examples of related topics include: • Current Issues and (...)
Wednesday 15 April 2015, 7:00pm - 9:00pm Kings Place , London, N1 9AG £15 Partners/Patrons £12 (save £3) When you turn on the TV set or visit a theatre or gallery, do the names and faces in front of you represent modern Britain, or is the arts world awash with the (...)
Portland, OR, USA Portland State University Smith Memorial Student Union 21-23 January 2016 CONFERENCE THEMES Proposals for paper presentations, workshops, poster presentations, or colloquia are invited that discuss the broader themes listed below. In addition to the (...)
2014 - 2015 ATTENTION: Le texte de ce programme et le formulaire d’inscription sont valides jusqu’au 31 mars 2015. Après cette date, ils seront laissés en ligne uniquement à titre d’information. Préambule La mesure d’aide à la coproduction en arts visuels, en arts numériques, cinéma et vidéo, en métiers d’art, en littérature et en recherche architecturale vise à permettre aux organismes québécois de disposer d’un levier financier stimulant (...)
Stéphane Baillargeon - Le Devoir - 27 mars 2015 | Le plus grand syndicat des artistes (UDA) et le regroupement des producteurs de cinéma et de télé (APMQ) réagissent favorablement à la bonification des crédits d’impôt décrétée dans le budget. Ils saluent d’autant plus la décision du gouvernement que les rumeurs prébudgétaires prévoyaient de fortes compressions dans ces mesures fiscales faites pour soutenir le tournage de films et d’émissions de télévision. (...)
Celebrate National Poetry Month with the League of Canadian Poets April 2015 is National Poetry Month in Canada National Poetry Month 2015 The League of Canadian Poets (LCP) is pleased to announce the 17th anniversary of National Poetry Month (NPM) in Canada will (...)
We are building today the cultural diversity of tomorrow Press release 22/01/2015 COPYRIGHT: AN UNACCEPTABLE DRAFT REPORT AT THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT The European Coalitions for Cultural Diversity strongly reject the conclusions stated in the draft report on the (...)
Racines is a Moroccan non-profit organization promoting culture, the development and the promotion of cultural industries and cooperation in Africa. Racines, established in September 2010 in Casablanca, is also the National Chapter in Morocco of the pan African Arterial Network and host of its North Africa Regional Secretariat.
The Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights, Farida Shaheed, examines copyright law and policy from the perspective of the right to science and culture, emphasizing both the need for protection of authorship and expanding opportunities for participation in cultural life.
The Centre on Governance, University of Ottawa, is pleased to announce the completion and publication of the third edition of provincial and territorial budgets analyses from the perspective of arts, culture, and heritage (...)
In 2011/2012, Germany concluded transformation partnerships with Tunisia and Egypt, in order to strengthen law, higher and vocational education, economic counselling and energy policy. Also, NGO activities in Jordan, Libya and Morocco are being supported. Since autumn 2012, I have been leading a high level economic policy Tunisian-German transformation team. The team works on issues like public procurement, development of small and medium enterprises, trade policy and tourism.
134 States as well as the European Union have so far ratified the
Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions