Culture: Key to Sustainable Development
The International Congress "Culture: Key to Sustainable Development" will be held in Hangzhou (China) from 15 May to 17 May 2013.
This is the first International Congress specifically focusing on the linkages between culture and sustainable development organized by UNESCO since the Stockholm Conference in 1998. As such, the Congress will provide the very first global forum to discuss the role of culture in sustainable development in view of the post-2015 development framework. Global leaders, decision makers, thinkers, the United Nations agencies, Civil Society and the private sector will take part in the high-level thematic discussions and panels.
|Type of Event||Special Event|
|Start||15.05.2013 08:30 local time|
|End||17.05.2013 18:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Al Hassan, Nada|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||English, French, Chinese|
|Estimated number of participants||450 participants to ensure a broad international participation|
|Official Website||Official website|