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2019-03-14

Ghana Culture Day 2019 Stakeholder Dialogue

Theme:

“THE CULTURAL FRONTLINE: BRINGING POLICY AND PRACTICE TOGETHER”

DATE: THURSDAY, 14TH MARCH, 2019

TIME: 9.00AM – 4.00PM

VENUE: NATIONAL THEATRE, ACCRA

CONFERENCE AGENDA

  1. WELCOME / OFFICIAL OPENING
  2. ADOPTION OF CONFERENCE AGENDA
  3. SPECIAL SESSION TO ADOPT THE CONSTITUTION OF THE GHANA CULTURE FORUM
  4. GHANA CULTURE FORUM CONVENERS’ CONFERENCE REPORT
  5. ELECTION OF MEMBERS OF THE FUNCTIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE GHANA CULTURE FORUM
  6. CONCURRENT THEMATIC SESSIONS
  7. SPECIAL SESSION TO ADOPT PROPOSALS OF WORKING COMMITTEES AND THE CONFERENCE RESOLUTION

END OF PART ONE

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

PART ONE

9.00am - Arrival of conference delegates

Music and Dance Welcome

- Registration

9.30am - Yen ara asase ni:

- Welcome and Acknowledgments;

Adoption of Conference Agenda;

Akunu Dake , Co-Convener, Ghana Culture Forum

- Special Session to adopt the Constitution of the Ghana Culture Forum:

- Spoken Word Performance:

Ehalakasa

- Ghana Culture Forum Conference Report by Conveners:

Professor Esi Sutherland-Addy, Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, (Chairperson/Co-Convener, Ghana Culture Forum)

- Discussion of Conference Report

- Refreshment Break

- Election of members of the Functional Executive Committee of the Ghana Culture Forum:

Supervised and conducted by the Electoral

Commission of Ghana

1.00pm – 2.00pm - Lunch

2.00pm – 3.00pm - Concurrent Sessions

2.00pm – 4.00pm - 2019 Ghana Culture Day Workshops in Visual

and Performing Arts techniques for students from selected 2nd Cycle Institutions

3.00pm – 3.45pm - Plenary Session to adopt Proposals of Working

Committees and the Conference Resolution

- Gratitude

- End of Part One

4.00pm – 6.30pm - Closing Session of Second National Delegates

Conference and Stakeholder Dialogue to Celebrate 2019 Ghana Culture Day

(Open to all members of the GCF and the public)

Date Updated : 2019-03-14


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