Newsletter     N°48          December 4, 2007

In Focus

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Translation at the heart of Cultural Diversity

Index Translationum – UNESCO's longest-running programme - is celebrating its 75th anniversary! The result of decades of international cooperation, the Index constitutes an extraordinary instrument (replete with some 3,000,000 bibliographical entries in all fields) for observing and evaluating translation flows. It also serves as an invaluable basis for the elaboration of cultural policies in the book sector.

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Unheard Voices, Hidden Lives participatory photography exhibition to mark World AIDS Day More

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VIth International Encounter on Management of Historic Centres More

From 04-12-2007 to 15-02-2007 - Paris, France

Competition for the Design of an Emblem of the Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage More

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Revival of Kattakurgan Ceramics Exhibition More

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Round Table: “Measuring Translations Flows: What For?” More

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Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture: 2007 Award ceremony More

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Sixth General Assembly of the International Institute for Central Asian Studies (IICAS) More

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First Session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions More

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