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MONDIACULT 2022 | Partner organizations ūüď£ Express your interest to intervene at the Thematic Sessions

Call to observers MONDIACULT

As we are fast approaching the UNESCO World Conference on Cultural Policies and Sustainable Development ‚Äď MONDIACULT 2022, we would like to invite you to¬†express¬†your¬†interest to¬†intervene as¬†an observer¬†on¬†the Thematic Sessions of the Conference¬†as a partner organization of UNESCO in the field of Culture.

As you know, the Thematic Sessions will focus on the following themes:

  1. Renewed and strengthened cultural policies
  2. Heritage and cultural diversity in crisis
  3. Culture for sustainable development
  4. The future of the creative economy

Should you wish to intervene on one of the Thematic Sessions, please identify one theme among the four aforementioned themes.

Please note that interventions by Observers should not exceed 2 minutes.

In line with the ministerial status of the Conference, interventions on Thematic Sessions will abide by the following order: Member States, Associate Members and Observers (Non-Member States, intergovernmental organizations, non-governmental organizations, and other relevant entities).

Interventions may be delivered in any of the six official languages of the United Nations (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish). Simultaneous interpretation will be available. Speakers are invited to indicate the language of their two minutes’ intervention.

Interventions shall address the theme of the selected Thematic Session focusing on core messages, as well as challenges, areas of achievement and lessons with a view to contribute to the global forward-looking reflection on culture and sustainable development of the Conference.

Kindly confirm your interest in intervening by responding to this e-mail to the UNESCO Secretariat at MONDIACULT2022@unesco.org, with the following information in English or in French by Monday 26 September 2022, COB, at the latest:

  1. The selected theme among the four themes of the Thematic Sessions;
  2. The name of your organization;
  3. The name and functional title of the representative of your organization who will take the floor; and
  4. The transcript of the intervention in English or in French, which should not exceed 2 minutes intervention.

Kindly note that the provisional detailed programme as well as all working documents of the Conference are available on the website of the Conference: https://www.unesco.org/en/mondiacult2022