Partnerships

The success of the 2005 Convention relies on a variety of actors: artists, civil society, governments, academics, donors, the private sector and the media.

By participating in discussions or contributing financially, donors and partners work to protect and promote of the diversity of cultural expressions strengthen the scope and impact of UNESCO’s programmes.

There are many ways to get involved:

Civil Society

Become an accredited civil society partner: see brochure for details and fill in application form

Support projects in your country

Join the Civil Society Forum: by writing to convention2005@unesco.org

Apply for International Fund for Cultural Diversity funding, if eligible

Participate in Quadrennial Periodic Reporting

Governments

Ratify the Convention

Apply to become a member of the Intergovernmental Committee: convention2005@unesco.org

Apply for funding from the International Fund for Cultural Diversity, if eligible

Implement Quadrennial Periodic Reporting process

Private Sector

Fund activities to achieve common development goals

Share business expertise

Dedicate human and financial resources to UNESCO

Provide in-kind contributions

Sponsor events, high-level conferences and International Days


Artists

Apply for International Fund for Cultural Diversity funding, if eligible

Join accredited civil society organisations