Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 7/5/2008

Point of Contact

Lucrecia Cardoso
National Ministry of Culture
Alem 339 oficina 308
C1003AAD Buenos Aires Ciudad de Buenos Aires

News and Events

UNESCO funds nine new projects to support culture in developing countries

Nine proposals that will boost the cultural and creative industries in nine developing countries...

Regional training of trainers on cultural policy monitoring in Latin America

 The training of trainers aims to strengthen capacities of public officials and professionals...

Ministers of Culture of Mercosur discuss recommendations of UNESCO Global Report “Re-Shaping Cultural Policies”

 The XLV meeting of Ministers of culture of Mercosur will be hosted by UNESCO on June 27, 2019...

The Challenges of Cultural Diversity and Freedom of Information in the Digital Era: Global Report "Re|Shaping Cultural Policies" launched in Buenos Aires

On November 29, 2016, a panel on "The Challenges of Cultural Diversity and Freedom of Information...

Comparative study of the impact of digital issues on the implementation of the 2005 Convention in Latin America and Spain

Under the framework of the implementation of the 2005 Convention, Octavio Kulesz, a member of...


Argentina: Creating a viable audio-visual content sector for children

In 2010, the Government of Argentina adopted a legislation requiring that TV channels provide content for children...

Strengthening the System of Governance for Culture in Developing Countries

This UNESCO expert facility project is funded by the European Union and contributes to the implementation of the 2005...

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