UNESCO: meeting in the 2005-convention
In 2022 a/nordi/c examines what freedom artists (and their audiences) have to view, produce, document or express reality today? As part of this investigation, a/nordi/c participates in the UNESCO Committee Meeting on the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions.
The Convention signals to the international community that art, culture and cultural diversity are important issues. For instance, the convention highlights the importance of culture and cultural policy and points out the rights, duties and opportunities of the governments of different countries in promoting and protecting cultural diversity. It emphasizes that all countries have the right to pursue a national cultural policy.