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World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development is celebrated in South Africa annually on 21 May. The day is observed to promote diversity, as well as to highlight the importance of intercultural dialogue.
A new copyright law is just President Cyril Ramaphosa’s signature away from implementation, but critics are claiming that the legislation, which they see as a capitulation to the interests of tech giants such as Google, could have dire consequences for the creative industries.
NAC Council member and Chairperson for the Capacity Building Funding Programme, Ms Mandie van der Spuy, has been bestowed the Chevalier de l’Ordre National de la Légion d’Honneur (or Knight in the French Legion of Honour) by the Ambassador of France to South Africa, H.E. Mr. Christophe Farnaud on behalf of the French President in Pretoria on Thursday 11 April 2019.
Speaking notes for comrade Nathi Mthethwa, Minister of Arts and Culture, Member of the ANC, NEC, NWC and Chairperson of Political Education Sub-Committee on his interaction with the creative industry.
Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, or collectively BRICS, on Wednesday signed a declaration to accelerate cooperation in cultural areas.
This year marks the 20-year anniversary of the South African liaison office for Pro Helvetia, the Swiss arts council. This anniversary coincides with their office anniversaries in Cairo (30 years) and New Delhi (20 years).