In the framework of a European research and cooperation project, EDUCULT and some of its partners, including Interarts, have recently published a final report on the Access to Culture.
The Department of Culture, Recreation and Sports of the City of Bogotá has opened a large participative online and off-line consultation process in order to collect citizens contributions and needs in the perspective of a new cultural plan of the city for the period 2016-2026.
The Publisher of the Federal University of Bahia (EDUFBA) has published the book "Cultural Diversity: Policies, media visibility and networks", collecting articles from seminars organized by the cities of Belo Horizonte and Salvador on Cultural Diversity. The book includes articles written by George Yúdice, Jordi Pascal, Luis Albornoz, and others.
On October 6 and 7, more than 500 stakeholders of the international community gathered in Montreal to adopt a Declaration on Metropolitan Areas in the framework of one of the eleven thematic and regional meetings selected by the Habitat III Secretariat to help prepare the Third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development.
The President of UCLG's Committee on Culture, Catherine Cullen, took part in a conference on the role of culture in the EU's external relations (Echternach, Luxembourg, 3-4 September). View the final press release.