8th World Summit on Arts and Culture

Co-hosted by IFACCA - International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies,
11 March 2019, Malaysia

Image: Delegates at the Opening Ceremony of the 8th World Summit on Arts and Culture
Credit: Muhamad Asyraf Rezali

In March 2019 IFACCA and the National Department for Culture and Arts (JKKN), Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia brought together more than 430 delegates from over 80 countries to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for the 8th World Summit on Arts and Culture. The Opening Ceremony of the Summit took place at the Perdana Botanical Garden, Kuala Lumpur on 11 March 2019. Over the three days that followed, speakers and delegates explored the theme Mobile Minds: Culture, Knowledge and Change at Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac). 

You can learn more about the 8th World Summit from the publications below, or by visiting the Summit web site.


Read the Summit Report      

Read the Summit Programme



Read the Discussion Paper 

Léase el Informe de la Cumbre      

Léase el Programa


Léase el Documento de Discusion


Photo Album

8th World Summit on Arts and Culture, Malaysia 2019

Browse photos from the 8th World Summit on our Flickr page.