international work day
about the active role
of cartooning in society
journée internationale
de travail sur le rôle actif
du dessin de presse dans la société
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Participate to PCGF 2021

We are pleased to inform you that the edition of the Press & Cartooning Global Forum 2021 will take place on September 28, 29 and 30, 2021, in Zoom videoconference format.

You have the possibility, as of today, to register to propose your participation and to request your accreditation. Each institution, association, organization or entity will be assigned a single accreditation, for one representative. Private applications will be accepted if they are supported by a field project carried out in the past year. You will receive confirmation of your accreditation when the list of participants is finalized.

The Project Steering Committee looks forward to your presence and looks forward to your participation.

For organizational and security reasons, we thank you for registering before July 30, 2021 for all events.

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    Sessions for Tuesday, September 28th 2021

    13:00 GMT (90’min) English / French (sans traduction)

    What new working methods has the pandemic made necessary and what are the benefits?

    16:00 GMT (120’min) English

    Press, new media and cartoons as a means for preserving and furthering democracy, and how to advocate for freedom of expression & the press.


    19:00 GMT (120’min) English

    Networking safely, whether in person or online. Security issues facing cartoonists and journalists, editors and publishers.


    Sessions for Wednesday, 29th September 2021

    9:00 GMT (120’min) English

    Focus on the gendered issues facing women cartoonists and the representation of women, especially in decision-making positions.


    12:00 GMT (120’min) English

    The role of political cartooning as a tool of pedagogic transmission to question social subjects.


    15:00 GMT (90’min) Français

    Comment enseigner la lecture d’une image et de ses codes graphiques.

    Comment créer les moyens d’accès à cet apprentissage.


    16:30 GMT (90’min) French

    Comment créer l'échange de compétences entre festivals.
    Créer et faire vivre les lieux dédiés aux images en toutes circonstances (enjeux de sécurité, de pandémie, enjeux politiques et pédagogiques).

    Sessions for Thursday, 30th September 2021

    9:00 GMT (120’min) French

    Comment amener à la conservation et à la valorisation des dessins de presse en tant que patrimoine artistique et en tant que valeur sur le marché de l’Art.

    14:00 GMT (120’min) English / Français (sans traduction)

    Conclusions from the prior sessions, presented by selected rapporteurs.
    Presentation of draft recommendations from the 2021 forum.
    Closing remarks, thanks and farewell.

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