Respect for cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue as well as for equal opportunities are essential elements of conflict prevention and sustainable human, social and economic development. The CEI region has a great potential in terms of traditional values, diversity of expression, artistic creations and dynamic creative sectors. The CEI aims at contributing to enhancing mutual understanding between peoples, communities and countries.
Promoting intercultural dialogue and preserving cultural diversity
Safeguarding cultural heritage and supporting creative industries (CCIs)
Fostering cultural diplomacy
Improving social integration of people from groups at risk of exclusion
Areas of intervention