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cul·tur·al di·ver·si·ty

(kŭl'chūr-ăl dī-ver'si-tē),
The inevitable variety in customs, attitudes, practices, and behavior that exists among groups of people from different ethnic, racial, or national backgrounds who come into contact.

cul·tur·al di·ver·si·ty

(kŭl'chŭr-ăl di-vĕr'si-tē)
The inevitable variety in customs, attitudes, practices, and behavior that exists among groups of people from different ethnic, racial, or national backgrounds who come into contact.

cultural diversity,

n a population consisting of two or more cultural groups.
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ISLAMABAD -- IQRA University in collaboration with Foundation for Arts, Culture and Education (FACE) has organized a panel discussion to raise awareness among the youth on the importance of cultural diversity and preservation of cultures at the verge of extinction in Pakistan.
the participation of the Culture Ministry in a forum on " cultural diversity," at the Council of Ministers which will be held , tomorrow , Wednesday to achieve unity, development and peace in the country.
Muscat, Sept 1 (ONA) The two-day training session on the National Capacities Building for the Preparation of Projects Submitted to the UNESCO International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD) began at the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque today under the patronage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamdan al-Tobi, Advisor of the Ministry of Education.
Manama, May 22 (BNA): The Kingdom of Bahrain joined the other nations in marking the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development which falls on May 21.
ISLAMABAD -- The first Pakistan Festival of Cultural Diversity started here on Wednesday at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) amidst regional rhythms.
Queensland individuals and organisations who have made an outstanding contribution to improving community harmony and cohesion have been honoured at the prestigious 2014 Premier s Cultural Diversity Awards announced in Brisbane tonight.
The meeting sought, which targeted the age group of 10-14 years, to promote the culture of dialogue and understanding with others and respect for cultural diversity.
WASHINGTON, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National League of Cities (NLC) today recognized eight cities for implementing programs that enhance and promote cultural diversity in their communities at the "Celebrate Diversity Breakfast" during NLC's Congressional City Conference in Washington.
After an initial report by the directors of studies, they cover the promotion of cultural diversity in the context of the United Nations, the value of cultural diversity within regional contexts: Europe and Latin America, and cultural diversity on a national level and in cross-border situations.
Culture and cultural diversity are not part of the internationally-recognized development goals -- but they are key accelerators for meeting them.
In a press release issued to mark the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, which falls tomorrow, the UN agency said culture is a driver of development, led by the growth of the cultural sector and creative industries, along with the benefits arising from the safeguarding of tangible and intangible cultural heritage.
Summary: A Federal National Council (FNC) member has stressed the importance of protecting the country's cultural diversity and identity and is calling for tighter legislation to achieve this goal.

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