Setting a New Agenda: Partnerships for Artistic Freedom

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 8 November 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Special Event
Contact: 
a.krause@unesco.org

This panel discussion in Room II from 2 to 3 PM will adress ways to address the challenges of artistic freedom through strategic partnerships.
This side event organized by the Culture Sector and the Permanent Delegations to UNESCO from Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden during the general Conference seeks to reassert commitment of key stakeholders to address challenges of artistic freedom; raise awareness of UNESCO’s normative tools and programme activities; call for multi-stakeholder partnerships to build capacities for enhanced reporting on artistic freedom at national, regional and global levels.

Panelists will include:
- Katja Holm, Vice President, International Federation of Actors
- Srirak Plicat, Executive Director, Freemuse
- Diana Ramarohetra, Project manager, Artwatch Africa
- Elin Rosenström, Senior Advisor, Swedish Arts Council