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Davide Ponzini, 2012,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- study

Governing urban diversity?

Cultural Policy Research Award 2009

This research paper explores the origins, the design and the implementation of cultural diversity policies in Budapest, Helsinki, Paris, Rome and Tallinn, taking into consideration the evolution of public and policy discourse on multiculturalism in globalized societies.

Claire Bullen, 2013,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- study

European Capitals of Culture and Everyday Cultural Diversity

Cultural Policy Research Award 2010

Claire Bullen's research is a result of a profound ethnographic research, carried out among diverse communities in the two cities. Claire Bullen (UK) was awarded in 2010 the Cultural Policy Research Award (of the European Cultural Foundation and Riksbankens Jubileumsfond) for this research proposal. This publication is the result of an ethnographic field research in Liverpool and Marseilles.

Dorte Skot-Hansen, 2002,
London, United Kingdom
- article

Danish Cultural Policy

in International Journal of Cultural Policy, Volume 8 Issue 2, pp. 197-2010, DOI: 10.1080/1028663022000009560

In this article, the author explores how debates about the multicultural society in Denmark have moved from the social and educational policy towards the national cultural policy.

Miikka Pyykkönen, 2012,
London, United Kingdom
- article

UNESCO and Cultural Diversity

in International Journal of Cultural Policy, Volume 18 Issue 5, pp. 545-562, DOI: 10.1080/10286632.2012.718914

In this article, the author analyses the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions from 2005. With the use of discourse analysis, the author explores the ways rationalities are defined for culture and cultural diversity and practices resulting from these rationalities.

Pasi Saukkonen and Miikka Pyykkönen, 2008,
London, United Kingdom
- article

“Cultural Policy and Cultural Diversity in Finland”

in International Journal of Cultural Policy, Volume 14 Issue 1, pp. 49-63, DOI: 10.1080/10286630701856518

In this article, the authors examine the issues of multiculturalism and interculturalism on the policy agenda of local and national cultural policy makers using the specific case of Finland. The relationships between cultural diversity, immigration policy and cultural policy are explored with a specific focus on the capital, Helsinki.

Michele Langfield, Willian Logan and Mairead Nic Craith (eds), 2009,
London, United Kingdom
- volume

Cultural Diversity, Heritage and Human Rights

In this anthology, the authors explore the problematic linkages between conserving cultural heritage, maintaining cultural diversity, defining and establishing cultural citizenship and enforcing human rights.

Susana Gonçalves and Markus A. Carpenter, 2012,
London, United Kingdom
- book

Diversity, Intercultural Encounters, and Education

This book examines how the challenges and tensions of migration and unbalanced north-south and east-west relations impact on multicultural societies and cultural diversity. The authors also explore diversity and identity, intercultural encounters and conflict and the interrogations of a new socio-political order.


This training course entitled “Other Ethnic Background – So what?”, organised by the Center for Intercultural Dialogue in Copenhagen, is directed at teachers and other education practitioners with the goal of enhancing intercultural dialogue in the school-home partnership. Questions such as what is an ethnic background and what is culture are discussed.

October 2011 - ongoing

Interkulturelt Atelier

This Intercultural Atelier by Interkulturelt Center is a project that gathers a multidisciplinary group of artists from all parts of the world to work together. The main objective with this project is to unearth how their artistic activities and their gathering together help to make values of cultural diversity visible in artistic expression. Information about this event is only available in Danish.

Hamburg, Germany
- conference

Intercultural forum Hamburg

This fourth edition of the conference invited participants through multidisciplinary means (theater, lectures, films etc.) to discuss the issue of cultural diversity.


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