World Day of Cultural Diversity, Dialogue, and Development 2021

World Day of Cultural Diversity, Dialogue, and Development – May 21, 2021

UNESCO celebrates the richness of the world’s cultures, and the essential role of intercultural dialogue for achieving peace and sustainable development.

“Enhance the potential of culture as a means of achieving prosperity, sustainable development and global peaceful coexistence.”

The Culture and Sustainable Development resolution and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development calls on diverse cultures and cooperation to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Sustainable Development Goals

  1. No poverty
  2. No hunger
  3. Good health
  4. Quality education
  5. Gender Equality
  6. Clean water and sanitation
  7. Renewable energy
  8. Good jobs and Economic Growth
  9. Innovation and Infrastructure
  10. Reduced inequalities
  11. Sustainable cities and Communities
  12. Responsible consumption
  13. Climate action
  14. Life below water
  15. Life and land
  16. Peace and Justice
  17. Partnerships for the Goals


“Unesco appeals to all: together, let us celebrate and support cultural diversity, the symbol of our humanity.”

We Are One

Celebrate World Cultural Diversity Day