Artists in the implementation of the 2005 Convention
The session will take place on Tuesday 9 June 2015 at the Goethe Institute in Dakar and will bring together cultural experts, partners of international cooperation and a broad network of artists and national and international cultural professionals. On the agenda: First part: The 3 hours session features experts of culture such as Luc Mayitoukou, Member of the International Expert Facility of the 2005 Convention, who will present the Convention and its challenges in West Africa before introducing issues relating to periodic reporting on the 2005 Convention in Senegal. Bilateral partners will share their partnership expériences with Senegalese artists. Second part: This will be followed by a discussion with artists on their role in the implementation of the Convention. They will share their experience as artists and culturals entrepreneurs in the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of cultural expressions.