Cultural diversity and COVID-19, UNESCOs ResiliArt debate focuses on the road to recovery

14 May 2020

UNESCO invites you to join the upcoming ResiliArt debate, which will be held on 14 May 2020 from 18.00 to 20.00 Almaty time.

As countries lift or prepare to ease lockdown measures, the second UNESCO ResiliArt debate will focus on the recovery of cultural and creative industries after the COVID-19 pandemic. It will take place online on 14 May from 18.00 to 20.00, Almaty Time. The debate will explore how states and the private sector can support diverse, sustainable and dynamic cultural ecosystems in the wake of COVID-19.

The debate will take place on 14 May 2020, in partnership with International Federation of Coalitions for Cultural Diversity (IFCCD) and International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC).

It will be opened byAudrey AZOULAY, UNESCO Director-General and the discussions will be moderated by Ernesto OTTONE R. (UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Culture) and bring together Anitta (Singer singer, songwriter and actress), Mohamed Saif AL-AFKHAM (President of the International Theatre Institute) Ferne DOWNEY (Actress and President of the International Federation of Actors) Pascal ROGARD (Director General of SACD and President of the French Coalition for Cultural Diversity)Fouzia SAEED (Author and Director General of Pakistan National Council of Arts), Cheick Oumar SISSOKO (Film director, Secretary General of the Panfrican Federation of Filmmakers and former Minister of Culture) and Jana VOZAROVA (CEO of LITA, Society of authors).

You can join the debate via this link.

To learn more about the event, please visit this page.

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