whitrapThe World Heritage Institute of Training and Research for the Asia and the Pacific Region (WHITRAP) published the HUL Guidebook featuring UNESCO's recommendations on the Historic Urban Landscape.

ArtsVille ActioncultureThe cultural network Les Arts et la Ville launched its Cultural Action Strategy (only in French), a new awareness-raising project aiming to promote the Agenda 21 for culture in Quebec (Canada).

UN HRThe new United Nations Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights, Ms Karima Bennoune, invites all relevant actors to contribute to a consultation on the intentional destruction of cultural heritage as a violation of human and cultural rights.

minc extThe Committee on Culture of United and Local Governments (UCLG) regrets the recent decision to dismantle the Ministry of Culture in Brazil. Over the past few years, the federal Ministry has played a very significant role in strengthening the governance of culture in Brazil, in close cooperation with state and local governments, thus contributing to innovation in cultural policy and the exercise of cultural rights by citizens. The Committee on Culture of UCLG endorses the statement published by the National Forum of Local Secretaries and Directors for Culture from Capitals and Metropolitan Regions, and calls for the reinstatement of the Ministry of Culture.

On 21 may, the Brazilian government announced the reinstatement of a Ministry of Culture in Brazil.

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Nuestro documento explica por qué es necesario este Objetivo y propone varias metas e indicadores. Ha llegado el momento que la cultura esté en el corazón de un cambio transformador y positivo.

Premio Internacional CGLU - Ciudad de MÉXICO - Cultura 21

Banner ES El Jurado ha dado su veredicto, se puede descubrir las ciudades que participaron en el Premio Internacional de CGLU - Ciudad de MÉXICO - Cultura 21 y mirar a los ganadores.

También se puede consultar el informe detallado del Jurado.