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IFACCA’s European Chapter to meet in Lithuania

IFACCA’s European Chapter, representing national member organisations from the region, will meet in Vilnius, Lithuania on 15 – 17 September, hosted by the Lithuanian Council for Culture in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania. more >

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IFACCA’s European Chapter to meet in Lithuania

IFACCA’s European Chapter, representing national member organisations from the region, will meet in Vilnius, Lithuania on 15 – 17 September, hosted by the Lithuanian Council for Culture in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania. more >

IFACCA mourns a founding board member Doreen Nteta

Doreen Nteta, the founding Chief Executive of the National Arts Council of South Africa, who also served on the founding board of IFACCA and as Deputy Chair, passed away earlier this month.more >

FICAAC es invitado especial en la Conferencia Iberoamericana de Cultura realizada en México.

En su primera representación como Subdirectora de FICAAC, Magdalena Moreno Mujica participó en la 17ª Conferencia Iberoamericana de Cultura en la Ciudad de México que tuvo lugar el 28 y 29 de agosto pasado. El encuentro contó con la participación de ministros y altas autoridades de cultura de los 22 países que conforman el espacio iberoamericano.more >

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Cultural Development is Key to Successful State

Cultural policy is the main ideological platform of each successful state which forms the main value system of society and the creative origin of the individual.more >

China-Malta culture, media forum to be held in Valletta

A China-Malta culture and media forum under the theme of "Across the Golden Bridge" will be held in Valletta, capital of Malta, on Friday. The forum will highlight Malta's unique cultural heritage and show the archipelago's achievements in World Cultural Heritage conservation and restoration.more >

China, Arab culture ministers gather in Beijing

Chinese Minister of Culture Cai Wu and 19 heads of government cultural delegations and representatives of the Arab League attended the event, where they reached consensus on further expanding Sino-Arab cultural exchanges and cooperation and passed the Beijing Declaration of Sino-Arab Culture Ministers Forum. The forum also witnessed China's signing of state cultural cooperation plans with five countries such as Jordan and Tunisia.more >

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Newly-appointed ministers assume office

Newly-appointed Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Deepak Chandra Amatya assumed his office on Sunday.more >

New culture minister brings up different strategies and is focusing on transparenc

The new Minister of Culture, Thailand, Vira Rojpojchanarat, is introducing eight new strategies to focus on respecting the three main institutions of Thailand, which are the nation, religion, and, monarchy, and he claims that he will work on making the ministry more transparent.more >

Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States

The Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States was held from 1 to 4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa. It was preceded by activities related to the conference from 28 to 30 August 2014, also in Apia, Samoa. It focussed the world’s attention on a group of countries that remain a special case for sustainable development in view of their unique and particular vulnerabilities. The overarching theme of the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States was "The sustainable development of small island developing States through genuine and durable partnerships".more >

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