"Marseille Forum on the social value of heritage and the value of heritage for society"
Marseille (France), 12-13 September 2013
The Forum, supported by the European Commission (Directorate General for Education and Culture), the Council of Europe (Democratic Governance Directorate, DG2), Marseille-Provence 2013 and the Bouches-du-Rhône Council, is taking place as part of the follow-up and implementation activities for the Framework Convention on the value of the cultural heritage for society. An international panel will bring together Permanent Representatives to the Council of Europe, European parliamentarians and members of the Sub-Committee on Culture, Diversity and Heritage of the Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly, mayors, senior national representatives, and representatives of non-governmental organisations. Discussions will focus on citizen initiatives carried out with the support of local authorities in Marseilles and Vitrolles related to the management of cultural diversity, improvement of the living environment and quality of life, and development of democratic participation.
List of participants
Descriptions of the walks
Hôtel du Nord