Children and youth
En su participación en la Conversación Nacional con los jóvenes, que se realizó este lunes en Bogotá, el Jefe de Estado dijo que este “será un proceso permanente, será un proceso dinámico para que los jóvenes de Colombia participen en la construcción de políticas públicas”.
In his participation in the National Conversation with young people, which took place on Monday in Bogotá, the Head of State said that "this will be a permanent process, it will be a dynamic process for young people in Colombia to participate in the construction of public policies" .
The World Economic Forum today launches the New Narratives Lab, a year-long fellowship dedicated to fostering a new and diverse generation of Cultural Leaders. Through one-to-one mentorship by the World Economic Forum’s network of Cultural Leaders and support from peers, Fellows will develop leadership skills to navigate circles of power and decision-making to bring about change.
“Rwanda is an experimental place. I suppose it is part of our DNA.” Carole Karemena, a veteran cultural manager, reflects on the reason behind the recent surge of creative energy in her native country. Having founded Ishyo Arts Centre 12 years ago with the vision of making cultural experiences accessible to all, Carole has been at the center of the creative renaissance in this eastern African country.
The activities of the Arab World Heritage Forum on empowering young professionals to employ cultural heritage for peace building under the supervision of Mohamed Ould Omar, Director General of the Arab Organization for Education, Culture and Science (ALCO) and in the presence of the Minister of Cultural Affairs Mohamed Zine El Abidine and Hayat Qarmazi Kattat Director Culture with Alexo and Elaine Ayot, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Canada to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and Mitchild Rossler, Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Center.
There has been preliminary agreement between the Ministry of Culture and Ministry of Education to include culture and arts in the curriculum of government and private schools in the Kingdom.