Video on the occasion of the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

20 May 2019

In accordance with General Assembly Resolution 72/229 on Culture and Sustainable Development, the President of the General Assembly will convene a one-day high-level thematic debate on this important topic, in partnership with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

This year we celebrate the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development (21 May) and the UNESCO Culture Sector will be co-organizing a Special Thematic High Level Debate on Culture and Sustainable Development at the UN General Assembly in New York. The event will feature the participation of the UN Secretary-General, Mr Antnio Guterres and will include three discussions on
  • Roundtable - Cultural Diversity as the common heritage of humanity
  • Culture and Education: the foundations of sustainability
  • and Culture as a lever of innovation, empowerment and equality
We also would like to share with you a video A question on artistic freedom

protecting heritage

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