Article 9: Information Sharing and Transparency

  • Christine M. Merkel


Article 9 is a key article for the implementation of the CCD. It is directly linked to the main objectives of the Convention, namely, to encourage governments to introduce cultural policies and measures for diversity that address the different stages in the value chain of cultural expressions, from creation, production, and distribution, to access and enjoyment. Specific attention will be given to cultural policy measures that protect and promote diversity (Arts 6, 7 and 8) and projects of cooperation and innovative partnerships that reflect the spirit of the Convention (Arts 12, 13, 15 and 16).


Civil Society Cultural Diversity State Parti Cultural Expression Cultural Policy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Deutsche UNESCO-Kommission e.V.BonnGermany

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