Tag Archives: unesco

CBC News : UN agency warns pandemic could force closure of 1 in 8 museums worldwide

About 85,000 institutions, about 90 per cent of the planet’s museums, have shut at least temporarily Raf Casert · The Associated Press · Posted: May 19, 2020 2:46 PM ET Museums are starting to reopen in some countries as governments ease … Continue reading

Posted in News Provincial / National / International, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Social benefits: Arts Research Monitor 18-8

Vol. 18 No 8         January 2020 © Hill Strategies Research Inc., 2020          ISSN 1708-170X Social benefits The arts and post-crisis recovery and resettlement In this issue: A focus on the post-crisis role of the arts and … Continue reading

Posted in News - Arts & Culture, News Provincial / National / International, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

The Guardian: Here’s what could be lost if Trump bombs Iran’s cultural treasures

The US president has warned Iran he will obliterate its cultural sites. Here is our guide to the nation’s jewels, from hilltop citadels to a disco-ball mausoleum Steve Rose @steverose7 Mon 6 Jan 2020 17.27 GMT Last modified on Wed 8 … Continue reading

Posted in News - Arts & Culture, News - Heritage, News Provincial / National / International, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , ,

Digital technologies: Arts Research Monitor 18-6

Vol. 18 No 6         November 2019 © Hill Strategies Research Inc., 2019          ISSN 1708-170X  Digital technologies and the arts In this issue: A focus on the uses and importance of digital technologies in the arts, exploring … Continue reading

Posted in News - Arts & Culture, technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

Canadian Network for Arts & Learning: A message from Board Chair Larry O’Farrell

Don’t miss this seminal event in arts and learning The title says it all – Creative Convergence. With the distinguished patronage of UNESCO (the world body for culture and education), we are gathering a powerful cadre of national and international … Continue reading

Posted in Event - Provincial / National / International, opportunities, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Register by April 3 for special Early Bird rates! International Indigenous languages conference June 24-26 in Victoria

With three months until HELISET TŦE SḰÁL– ‘Let the Languages Live’ – 2019 International Conference on Indigenous Languages, we’re going full speed ahead to bring you an unforgettable event. There are plenty of updates to share with you, so here’s … Continue reading

Posted in Event - Provincial / National / International, opportunities, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

2019 International Indigenous Language Conference Announcement

In celebration of the United Nations 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages, the First Peoples’ Cultural Council and the First Peoples’ Cultural Foundation are thrilled to announce that this summer, in partnership with the Canadian Commission for UNESCO, we will … Continue reading

Posted in Event - Provincial / National / International, News Provincial / National / International, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , ,