Setting a New Agenda: Partnerships for Artistic Freedom

When :

from Wednesday 8 November, 2017
to Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Type of event :

Special Event

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, 7 place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France

Contact :

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