How to strengthen social inclusion through artistic practice in Chad?
The arts have proven to be a powerful tool to support reconciliation rehabilitation and reintegration Many reports highlight the transformative power of art when working with populations with populations whose rights are denigrated Artistic activities are a powerful vector of social integration connecting people across their differences They can help people to look forward to a new life and a better future
Launch of a publication
Launch of the publication Gender Equality, Heritage and Creativity translated into Portuguese
Peruvian Arts Practitioners in Pursuit of a Fairer Law
Peru is known for being the home of the Inca Empire and the site of Machu Picchu as a surviving example of this civilizations unique architecture The Andean nation is also renowned for its breathtaking landscapes unique villages with a long history traditions beaches wildlife and its culture of course The country is also home to a number of artists ranging from those rising talents who create the most amazing handicrafts and sell them on the streets to the gifted musicians that manage to fill huge auditoriums
Interview with Emanuela Gregorio, Economist and Coordinator of Fashionomics Africa
Partner of the Biennale of Luanda Fashionomics Africa is an initiative of the African Development Bank that aims to increase Africas participation in the global textile and fashion industry value chain
Ethical fashion: A rising trend or empty rhetoric?
Driven by the awareness of a growing number of consumers the fashion industry is trying with varying degrees of sincerity to be more virtuous and more sustainable But in spite of initiatives to improve recycling promote exchanges and the range of rental options on offer progress to make this highly polluting sector go green remains modest
16 days of activism against gender-based violence: female-artists from South-East Europe, Culture Territory project
The 16 Days of Activism against GenderBased Violence is an annual international campaign that kicks off on 25 November the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and runs until 10 December Human Rights Day It was started by activists at the inaugural Womens Global Leadership Institute in 1991 and continues to be coordinated each year by the Center for Womens Global Leadership It is used as an organizing strategy by individuals and organizations around the world to call for the prevention and elimination of violence against women and girls
Launch of the national survey on the “Perception of the Impacts of COVID-19 in the Cultural and Creative Sectors in Brazil”
UNESCO publishes a Kiswahili version of the 2005 Convention for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expression
Le Sénégal présente son premier rapport périodique quadriennal de la Convention UNESCO de 2005 (in French)