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Mali

Promoting the 2005 Convention
About the project The project "Acte Sept" aims to carry out a series of training and communication initiatives to promote a better understanding of the 2005 by all relevant stakeholders in Mali. The project is expected to contribute to the implementation of the Convention and the Read more

Mexico

Implementing the 2005 Convention: everyone has a role to play
  About the project The project conducted by Toluca Town hall, in collaboration with the U40 network, aims to generate a debate on the roles and responsibilities of the different actors involved in the implementation of the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Read more
Paralelo 9 MX: strengthening cultural industries for local development
About the project The project aims to provide training for cultural managers and practitioners working in the public and private sectors in nine Mexican regions. Training workshops will take place both on-site and online and will focus on topics related to cultural management and the cultural Read more
Promoting young people’s participation in the book and music industries in Mexico
About the project: The project aims at empowering 600 people of San Cristóbal de las Casas in Chiapas, Mexico by developing and strengthening their creative and entrepreneurial skills. About the organization: Germinalia A.C. is a non-governmental organization committed to promote, develop and Read more

Mongolia

Cultural statistics in action: a clear picture of Mongolia
  About the project The project aims to develop and implement a National Framework for Cultural Statistics that reflects the full variety of activities carried out in the cultural and creative sector in Mongolia. The Framework will be based on current methodological approaches and will be Read more

Montenegro

Cultural industries as drivers of development
  About the project This multi-country project aims to promote the cultural industries’ contribution to socio-economic development in the Balkans and promote regional cultural cooperation between Montenegro, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia ( Read more

Morocco

Developing an efficient policy for the promotion of cultural industries in Morocco
About the project: The project aims to foster Morocco’s human, economic and social development through the creation of a national cultural industries’ map, which can effectively guide policy development. About the organization: Association Racines is a non-governmental organization Read more

Mozambique

Combating youth unemployment through the cultural industries
About the project Promote employment opportunities in the cultural industries for young people by training a cohort of entrepreneurs from Southern, Central and Northern regions of Mozambique and encouraging them to share knowledge gained from capacity-building workshops with local organizations Read more
Empowering African youth to harness the potential of the music sector
About the project: The project aims to structure the African music industry as a functioning and viable sector through the provision of cultural management courses, internship programmes and work placements for young music professionals in Cameroon, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Read more

Namibia

Promoting artistic expressions by vulnerable groups
About the project This project of the National Art Gallery of Namibia aims to deliver cultural services to disadvantaged communities with no access to cultural facilities (in particular, rural youth, women and people living with HIV/AIDS) and to promote artistic expressions as tools for generating Read more

Niger

Training theatre professionals
  About the project The project will organize a series of training workshops in in Niamey aimed at reinforcing the capacities of professionals working in the theater sector. These workshops will take place during the 5th edition of the Emergences theatre festival.    Main Read more
Capacity building for emerging cultural industries in Niger
About the project The aim of this project is to create conditions for the emergence of viable cultural industries in Niger by professionalizing the copyright sector and by boosting the country’s music and audiovisual markets.   About the organization Bal’lame, an NGO Read more

Nigeria

Strengthening minority-language publishing industries in Haiti, Kenya, Nigeria and Serbia
About the project The project aims at reinforcing national and regional cultural policies related to the publishing sector in Haiti, Kenya, Nigeria and Serbia and to strengthen the minority-language publishing in these countries. About the organization PEN International is an international NGO Read more

Paraguay

Promoting the active participation of youth in cultural industries in Paraguay
About the project The project aims at empowering young people from disadvantaged communities of Asunción through the promotion of their active participation in the cultural industries by conducting mapping, training and network-building activities. About the organization Asociación Colectivo Read more

Peru

A learning platform on Peru’s diverse cultural expressions
  About the project The Peruvian Associated Schools Project network (ASPnet), made up of 53 educational institutions, aims to develop a virtual platform entitled ‘Diversity of Cultural Expressions’, incorporate it into governmental portals and promote its use by relevant actors Read more
Funding Culture in Peru: unveiling challenges and opportunities
About the project The project aims at creating a space for discussion, learning and networking among Peruvian authorities, cultural practitioners and private sector representatives on funding culture. About the organization The Ministry of Culture is a public institution responsible for the Read more

Saint Lucia

Supporting the Steel Pan art form
About the project The Cultural Development Foundation (CDF) aims to support an indigenous cultural industry, the steel pan music art, by training school-age youth from marginalized communities to enable them to later earn a living. At the end of the training period, a Grand Steel Pan Festival will Read more
Measuring the social and economic contribution of the cultural industries in Saint Lucia
About the project The project aims to position Saint Lucia as a culturally dynamic and economically innovative location through the development of a national cultural industries’ map which can effectively guide policy development. About the organization The Ministry of Tourism, Heritage Read more

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Cultural policy reform in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
About the project This project, part of an overall policy reform process, aims to update Saint Vincent and the Grenadines' (SVG) national cultural policy to reflect current trends and needs on the ground.   About the organization The Ministry of Culture is responsible for developing Read more

Senegal

Yakaar: a training centre for performing arts
  About the project This project, implemented by Optimiste Produktions, aims to set up an international centre for technical and administrative training in the field of music and performing arts. In collaboration with different national and international partners, the project will reinforce Read more
Training laboratory for digital creation
  About the project This project, implemented by Kër Thiossane, aims to create a laboratory specialized in different aspects of digital creation to its existing artistic training programme. Aimed at Senegalese artists, it will support the emergence of the digital creation sector by improving Read more
Training managers in cultural policy implementation
About the project The project aims to provide Senegal’s future cultural officials with sustainable training, including general guidelines on cultural policies and highlighting the contribution of culture to sustainable development.   About the organization Established in March 1999, Read more

Serbia

Professional development for cultural entrepreneurs in Serbia
About the project Strengthen the capacities of cultural entrepreneurs in Serbia's rural and least developed areas and promote the cultural industries as a viable source for sustainable development.   About the organization Founded in November 2004, Academica is a non-profit association Read more
Strengthening minority-language publishing industries in Haiti, Kenya, Nigeria and Serbia
About the project The project aims at reinforcing national and regional cultural policies related to the publishing sector in Haiti, Kenya, Nigeria and Serbia and to strengthen the minority-language publishing in these countries. About the organization PEN International is an international NGO Read more
Strengthening local and regional institutional capacities to develop cultural industries policies in Serbia
About the project:The project aims at developing evidence-based cultural policies that have a direct effect on the creation, production, distribution and access to a diversity of cultural goods, services and activities at the local and regional levels in Serbia. About the organization:Creative Read more

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