20 Juillet 2013

L'octroi de l'égide de l'UNESCO au 3e Forum culturel international à Oulianovsk, les 26-28 septembre 2013 (angl)

UNESCO’s assignment of the aegis to the 3rd International Cultural Forum in Ulyanovsk In accordance with UNESCO decision, the 3rd International Cultural Forum has been assigned to the aegis. This meeting is held in Ulyanovsk on September 26-28, 2013 on the theme "Culture of the New Generation" As can be seen from the letter of the General Director of UNESCO Irina Bokova, the International Cultural Forum in Ulyanovsk «has been conceived as an international platform to examine new trends in culture with a view to engaging younger generations. This is important for UNESCO, which designated youth as a priority areaand has long considered culture as a major component of sustainable development» Recognizing this event to be consistent with UNESCO’s commitment to culture and youth, IrinaBokova specifically noted that she is pleased with the decision of assigning the Forum to the aegis and wished success to the organizers and participants.