Activities – Past

2019: CONFERENCE (Paris) – UKCCD participates in submission from civil society organisations to Conference of Parties in UNESCO

2018: Took part in the Cultural Diversity: How to sustain it in the Digital Era conference at the European Parliament (January)

2017: Participated in research and write-up of first Civil Society Report submitted to UNESCO Cultural Secretariat


  • Citizens campaign for Public Service Broadcasting – campaign leaflet
  • April: Partnering with the European Movement to form Creatives4Europe and bringing together a network of creative industry/arts/culture organisations to lobby for REMAIN – launched at the House of Lords



2013: UK Quadrennial Review – Advised UK National Commission and DCMS on final submission of 4-year assessment of action to promote the convention and follow through for next report. See UNESCO site for national Periodic Reports.

2012: UKCCD established as the MEP Platform for Cultural Diversity, Brussels (Jan)


2009: Parliamentary Business – House of Lords – Creative Industries Debate moved by Lord Bragg to call attention to the contribution of the creative industries to the United Kingdom economy; and to move for Papers (June)


  • May: Convened the Globalisation Conference – Globalisation: A threat to diversity of cultural expressions?