Arab Group for Cultural Policy launches Call to Protect Cultural Heritage and Cultural Freedom

The group appealed to the United Nations and other key international organizations and institutions active in the Arab region during their meeting in Beirut in December 2015. The call responds to the destruction resulting in the vandalizing of important human archaeological sites as well as to attacks on freedom of creative and artistic expression in most Arab countries. The demands including also to secure educational opportunities and access to culture in countries of diaspora. The call had a great reaction from people from around the Arab Region and beyond, is available in Arab, English and French and can still be signed online. ACAR supports this call and has signed.

Call to Protect Cultural Heritage and Cultural Freedoms and Rights in the Arab Region