Guidelines

Operational Guidelines of the Convention include a set of texts elaborated by the Intergovernmental Committee and adopted by the Conference of Parties, providing general guidelines for the implementation and application of the provisions of the Convention. They are to be considered as a “roadmap” for understanding, interpretation and implementation of specific articles of the Convention.

Operational Guidelines were approved by the Conference of Parties at its second session (Paris, 15-16 June 2009), third session (Paris, 14-15 June 2011), fourth session (Paris, 11-13 June 2013) and fifth session (Paris, 10-12 June 2015). 

Article 7

Measures to Promote Cultural Expressions
 

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Article 9

Information Sharing and Transparency

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Article 11

Role and Participation of Civil Society

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Article 13

Integration of Culture in Sustainable Development

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Article 15

Modalities for Partnerships

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Article 18

Guidelines on the Use of the Resources of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity

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Articles 8 and 17

Measures to Protect Cultural Expressions - Special Situations

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Article 10

Education and Public Awareness

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Article 12

Promotion of International Cooperation

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Article 14

Cooperation for Development

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Article 16

Preferential Treatment for Developing Countries 

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Article 19

Exchange, Analysis and Dissemination of Information
 

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