In many parts of the world, politicians' influence over the content of art - in cultural politics also called the principle of arm's length - has been on the agenda.
UNESCO celebrates Somali Heritage Week in Kenya with the organization of the first Create|2030 Talk for Somalia, which is taking place on Friday, 18 October 2019 from 5pm to 7pm at the National Theatre in Nairobi.
In this article, Malaya Del Rosario interviewed Marichu Tellano, the Deputy Executive Director of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), who is attempting to make culture more inclusive and accessible in the Philippines.
Held under the haut patronage de Monsieur le Ministre de la culture, the 27th ENCATC Congress “Diversity and sustainability at work. Policies and practices from culture and education” on 2-5 October in Dijon, France, will gather participants from across the globe for an exploration of diversity’s practical meanings in the cultural and creative sector, investigate how its different connotations are implemented in practice, and how they are contributing to the sustainability discourse in the field.
New York is planning to build a new performing arts and research facility for American immigrants—and it’s looking for a non-profit organization to oversee it.
The United Nations Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights, Karima Bennoune, will visit Tuvalu from 18 to 25 September 2019 to assess efforts to implement cultural rights for all.