Region: Africa
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 15/5/2008

News and Events

Zimbabwe: powering development through culture

On 16 May, UNESCO’s 2018 Global Report “Re|Shaping Cultural Policies” was launched in Harare,...

Launch of the Global Report “Re|Shaping Cultural Policies” in Harare

UNESCO’s 2018 Global Report “Re|Shaping Cultural Policies” will be launched at Theatre in the Park...

Copyright : a lifeline to the Zimbabwe book industry

Copyright law may not be the most glamourous topic in the arts but ask any published author about...

Harnessing cultural statistics for sustainable development in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe is ready to embark upon gathering cultural statistics. A workshop organised by UNESCO...


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Contributions to IFCD:

March 2016
US$ 66.95
August 2010
US$ 275.00


Reshaping Cultural Policies for the Promotion of Fundamental Freedoms and the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

This project responds to the expressed needs of Parties to the 2005 Convention seeking support to strengthen the human and institutional...

Capacity building in Zimbabwe

Over the past decade, Zimbabwe has seen important developments in the field of culture, namely through the creation of their Ministry of Rural...

UNESCO Culture for Development Indicators (CDIS)

The Culture for Development Indicators Suite (CDIS) is an advocacy and policy tool that...

Enhancing Fundamental Freedoms through the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

Capacity-building activities for policy monitoring serve to support evidence-based policy, also strengthening informed, transparent and...

Young Specialists in Africa

Africa is a strong supporter of the 2005 Convention, boasting a high ratification rate. Many countries in the region...