Culture, Heritage and Diversity


Cultural policy and cultural action : Reference texts

Declarations

Baku Declaration for the Promotion of Intercultural Dialogue
adopted by the Ministers responsible for Cultural Affairs of the States parties to the European Cultural Convention, meeting in Baku, on 2 and 3 December 2008

Faro Declaration on the Council of Europe's Strategy for Developing Intercultural Dialogue
adopted by the Ministers responsible for Cultural Affairs of the States parties to the European Cultural Convention, meeting in Faro on 27 and 28 October 2005

Wrocław Declaration on Fifty Years of European Cultural Cooperation
adopted by the Ministers responsible for Culture, Education, Youth and Sport from the States parties to the European Cultural Convention on 10 December 2004

Declaration on Intercultural Dialogue and Conflict Prevention
adopted by the Conference of the European Ministers of Culture on 22 October 2003

Declaration on Cultural Diversity
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 7 December 2000

Declaration on a European Policy for New Information Technologies
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 7 May 1999

Florence Declaration "Culture and regions: cultural action in the regional context”
adopted by the Council for Cultural Co-operation and the Standing Conference of Local and Regional Authorities of Europe on 16 May 1987

European Declaration on Cultural Objectives
adopted by the 4th Conference of European Ministers Responsible for Cultural Affairs on 24 May 1984

Bremen Declaration "Town and culture: new responses to cultural problems"
adopted by the Council for Cultural Co-operation and the Standing Conference of Local and Regional Authorities of Europe on 27 May 1983

Arc-et-Senans Declaration
adopted by the Colloquium on the Future of Cultural Development on 11 April 1972

Recommendations

Recommendation 1758 (2006) on the follow-up to the Third Summit concerning priority for cultural co-operation
adopted by the Parliamentary Assembly on 28 June 2006

Recommendation No. R (2006) 3 on the UNESCO Convention on the protection and promotion of the diversity of cultural expressions
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 1 February 2006

Recommendation No. R (2000) 13 on a European Policy on Access to Archives
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 13 July 2000

Recommendation No. R (90) 10 on Cinema for Children and Adolescents
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 19 April 1990

Resolutions

Resolution (2007) 12 on the cultural routes of the Council of Europe
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 10 October 2007

Resolution (88) 15 setting up a European Support Fund for the Co-production and Distribution of Creative Cinematographic and Audiovisual Works: "Eurimages"
adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 26 October 1988

Guidelines

Council of Europe Guidelines on Cultural Work within the Information Society
approved by the Culture Committee in September 2000

Council of Europe Guidelines on Legislation and Policy Measures for Book Development and Electronic Publishing
approved by the Culture Committee in September 2000

Public access and Freedom of Expression in Cultural Institutions: Council of Europe Guidelines for a European Cultural Policy
approved by the Culture Committee in March 2000

Council of Europe/EBLIDA Guidelines on Library Legislation and Policy in Europe
adopted by the Culture Committee in October 1999

Glossary of terms occurring in the Guidelines on Library Legislation and Policy in Europe