Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 19/3/2013
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Colombia: Gender-focused cultural policy monitoring workshop

A national training workshop will be held in Bogota, Colombia, from 16-18 of October 2019. The...

Developing Colombia’s creative economy through professional trainings

In 2018, the City of Bogota recorded 28,046 companies in the creative and cultural industries, of...

Ministers of Culture of Mercosur discuss recommendations of UNESCO Global Report “Re-Shaping Cultural Policies”

 The XLV meeting of Ministers of culture of Mercosur will be hosted by UNESCO on June 27, 2019...

Colombia: investing in creativity

UNESCO, in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture, the National Commission of Colombia UNESCO and...

Launch of Global Report “Re|Shaping Cultural Policies” in Bogota

The Spanish language version of UNESCO’s 2018 2018 Global Report “Re|Shaping Cultural Policies”...


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Contributions to IFCD:

May 2019
US$ 9 422.00


Reshaping Cultural Policies for the Promotion of Fundamental Freedoms and the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

This project responds to the expressed needs of Parties to the 2005 Convention seeking support to strengthen the human and institutional...

Capacity building in Colombia

Colombia’s cultural scene is vibrant, contributing to more than 3% of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

For the past twenty years...

UNESCO Culture for Development Indicators (CDIS)

The Culture for Development Indicators Suite (CDIS) is an advocacy and policy tool that...

Enhancing Fundamental Freedoms through the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

Capacity-building activities for policy monitoring serve to support evidence-based policy, also strengthening informed, transparent and...