Is artistic freedom a new development challenge? A conference and debate

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 3 May 2016 -
10:30am to 12:00pm
Where: 
Finland, Helsinki
Type of Event: 
Особое мероприятие
Contact: 
s.zulfiqar@unesco.org

2005 Convention marks World Press Freedom Day 2016 with an event in Helsinki, Finland. See programme (http://en.unesco.org/creativity/artistic-freedom-new-development-challen...) for more details.
The 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions sets forth that “cultural diversity can be protected and promoted only if human rights and fundamental freedoms, such as freedom of expression, information and communication, as well as the ability of individuals to choose cultural expressions, are guaranteed” (Article 2).