Culture: Key to Sustainable Development
When, local time:
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 - 8:30am to Friday, 17 May 2013 - 6:00pm
Type of Event:
This is the first International Congress specifically focusing on the linkages between culture and sustainable development organized by UNESCO since the Stockholm Conference in 1998. As such, the Congress will provide the very first global forum to discuss the role of culture in sustainable development in view of the post-2015 development framework. Global leaders, decision makers, thinkers, the United Nations agencies, Civil Society and the private sector will take part in the high-level thematic discussions and panels.