TITLE

Gauls go for diversity

AUTHOR(S)
James, Alison
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/29/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 63, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that France has become the first UNESCO member country to ratify the Convention on Cultural Diversity. The convention recognizes the need for the protection of cultural diversity of nations. France had earlier initiated moves on the convention, but faced opposition from United States (US) and Israel. The article mentions that the U.S. opposed the convention, stating the move will create more trade barriers for Hollywood productions.
ACCESSION #
21524037

 

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