Training workshop on the implementation of 2005 Convention in Tajikistan

When, local time: 
Monday, 16 February 2015 - 1:00pm to Wednesday, 18 February 2015 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Tajikistan, Dushanbe
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
y.peshkov@unesco.org

The main objective of the training is to raise awareness of the participants and the governmental authorities to the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions that has been ratified by Tajikistan in 2007. In particular, the training will foster activities on the development of the creative industries in the Republic of Tajikistan, as well as strengthen capacities of national experts and representatives of cultural industries.
The training participants will learn about the main instruments of the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions and will take part in workshops designed to teach how-to work with the International Fund for Cultural Diversity in order to implement cultural projects and programmes in Tajikistan aimed at protecting and promoting the diversity of cultural expressions.

The participants will represent the Ministries of Culture and Foreign Affairs, and other governmental authorities, as well as the media, the Unions of writers, the cultural industries, the leading cultural centres, such as “Baktriya” and museums of the country, NGOs in the field of crafts.