12th Festival of Pacific Arts in Guam-22 May 2016
The 12th Festival of Pacific Arts (FOPA) will take place in Guam from 22 May to 4 June 2016. During the Festival, the third Meeting of the Pacific Ministers of Culture will take place on 25 May 2016. The Meeting will provide an opportunity for the cultural authorities in Pacific island states and territories to review the Regional Cultural Strategy (2010-2020) and discuss a regional approach to the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions adopted in 2005. The Global Report “Re-shaping Cultural Policies” on the implementation of the 2005 Convention will be launched on that occasion.