We are incredibly pleased to announce that the 10th World Summit on Arts and Culture will be co-hosted with Arts Council Korea (ARKO) in Seoul, Republic of Korea from 28 May to 30 May 2025, with the Opening Ceremony on Tuesday 27 May 2025.
We are very pleased to welcome the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Secretariat as a new Affiliate Member of the Federation.
The upcoming eighteen months promise to be pivotal for international cultural policy, marked by significant conferences that will shape the global agenda for culture and the arts.
The first-ever Hong Kong International Cultural Summit 2024, hosted by the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority, will be held on 24-26 March 2024 at the West Kowloon Cultural District (WKCD). The Summit will offer a platform to bring together leaders from arts and cultural institutions globally to promote international cultural exchange and cultivate long-term partnerships. It will also demonstrate Hong Kong’s commitment to acting as an East-meets-West centre for international cultural exchange.
Today, UNESCO Member States unanimously adopted a new global Framework for Culture and Arts Education. Among the commitments made: to give greater priority to culture and arts education in teacher training, to put more emphasis on local and indigenous cultures and heritage in the classroom, and to better recognize artistic and cultural skills within the professional world.
Audrey Azoulay, directora general de la UNESCO, comunicó el viernes a Pedro Sánchez, presidente del Gobierno de España, la decisión de confiar a España la organización de la próxima edición de MONDIACULT, el foro internacional de ministros de Cultura. El evento tendrá lugar en Barcelona en el segundo semestre de 2025.