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5th Meeting of African, Caribbean and Pacific Ministers of Culture

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5TH MEETING OF ACP MINISTERS OF CULTURE

"Strengthening and Diversifying Partnerships for ACP Cultures"

Palais des Congrès, Niamey (Niger)
 

TECHNICAL MEETING OF SENIOR OFFICIALS: 17-18 October 2019

Meeting of ACP Ministers of Culture: 19-20 October 2019

 

BACKGROUND:

The Meeting of Culture Ministers takes place in recognition of the important contribution of culture to multilateralism, community cohesion and the cementing of unity and integration processes. The meetings aim to put Culture at the heart of development policies and strategies.

The 5th Meeting will help to assess the implementation of the committments made by ACP Ministers in Brussels in 2017 and to reach a strong ACP Group position on culture's contribution to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 

It will also provide an opportunity to study the culture sector's new financing mechanisms and to deepen reflection on the contribution of cultural and creative industries to development and job creation. 

Other topics to be discussed during the meeting include cultural opportunities in South-South Cooperation, the critical role for culture in combating global warming and a follow-up on the intra-ACP commitments regarding the sectors of culture and development.

PROGRAMME:

17-18 Oct. 2019: Preparatory Technical Meeting of ACP Senior Officials in Charge of Culture

19-20 Oct. 2019: 5th Meeting of ACP Ministers of Culture

DOCUMENTS:

Concept Note - Interactive Panel I

Concept Note - Interactive Panel II

Concept Note - Interactive Panel III

Brussels Declaration of the 4th Meeting of ACP Ministers of Culture

MEDIA:

View gallery of the 4th Meeting of ACP Ministers of Culture

See the Flickr Gallery of the 5th Meeting

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Groupe Afrique-Caraïbes-Pacifique (ACP) : les ministres de la culture en conclave à Niamey du 17 au 20 octobre prochain

 

Groupe Afrique-Caraïbes-Pacifique (ACP) : les ministres de la culture en conclave à Niamey du 17 au 20 octobre prochain

 

Video: CMC coverage of the 1st Day of the Senior Technical Officers' Meeting

 

Press Release #1: ACP Ministers of Culture Meet in Niger to #Strengthen and Diversify Partnerships"

Press Release #2: ACP Group Re-affirms its Commitment to Cultural Sector as ACP Senior Technical Officials Meet to Discuss Culture, Finance and SDGs In Run Up to 5th Meeting of Ministers of Culture

For more information, contact us at: reunionACPculture@acp.int

 

 

 

 


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