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The 3rd UNESCO World Forum on Culture and Cultural Industries will take place from 2 to 4 October 2014 in Palazzo Vecchio, Florence, Italy. UNESCO is organizing this event in cooperation with the Italian Government and with the support of the Tuscany region and the Municipality of Florence. Various people are expected to participate in the forum, ranging from governmental decision-makers, representatives of the private sector and civil society, to academics from all regions of the world.

The three successive UN General Assembly resolutions on culture and development (2010, 2011, and 2013) have recognized the role of culture as a driving force of the economic, social, and environmental dimensions of sustainable development. Along with other UNESCO initiatives, this Forum intends to ensure that culture and the arts are taken into account in international development policies with elaborating process of the Post-2015 development agenda.

The Forum will pursue the following objectives:

- Sharing experiences and propose strategic recommendations on the role of culture and cultural industries in promoting sustainable development

- Showcasing the results of the United Nations Development Group Post-2015 Dialogues on Culture and Development

- Informing the elaboration process of the Post-2015 development agenda of the United Nations

The Forum will conclude with the adoption of the “Florence Declaration,” which will propose recommendations on maximizing the role of culture to achieve sustainable development and effective ways of integrating culture.




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