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A UN human rights expert today called for greater recognition of human rights-respecting ‘cultural mixing’, and increased respect for mixed and multiple cultural identities, while recognizing that cultures do not always mix from a position of equality.
The culture ministry said Tuesday it is organising a string of book events abroad to bring South Korean literature and cultural content closer to international readers.
More than 100 galleries the world over have come together to form a new membership group. The International Galleries Alliance (IGA), as the nascent non-profit collective is called, aims to unite dealers in the fight against the obstacles facing the industry: the demands of art fairs, the stratification of the gallery ecosystem, and the imperative to establish more sustainable business practices across the field.
The UNESCO Regional Office for Southern Africa in partnership with the National Arts Council of Zimbabwe trained the national team responsible for drafting Zimbabwe’s music Sector Strategy from 4-5 October 2021. The team was equipped with practical tools that will ensure an optimal strategy development and drafting process.
Today, President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate Shelly Lowe as Chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and Dr. Maria Rosario Jackson as Chair of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Both are esteemed leaders in their respective fields and dedicated public servants committed to advancing the development of and access to the arts and humanities across America.
To mark the official opening of the Expo 2020 Dubai and the African Union Pavilion located in the Opportunity District, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat congratulated the Government of the UAE on the inauguration of the first world expo to be hosted in the MENA region, and added that the African Union welcomes the opportunity to share its vision and the aspirations of the African people on this global platform . “We plan to share not only our dynamic heritage, but give the world an opportunity to engage with Africa as an investment partner” he remarked.