Costa Rica

Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 15/3/2011

Point of Contact

Sofía Yglesias Fischel
Ministry of Culture and Youth - Direction of Culture - Centro Nacional de la Cultura (CENAC)
Calles 11 y 13, Avenidas 3 y 7
San José
Costa Rica

News and Events

Costa Rica's music sector to be strengthened with assistance from UNESCO and the European Union

Costa Rica is one of twelve countries worldwide that have been selected to benefit from the EU/...
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Costa Rica, Mexico and Uganda prepare measures to stimulate creative industries with EU/UNESCO project

The EU/UNESCO Steering Committee approved applications by Costa Rica, Mexico and Uganda. The three...

Regional training of trainers on cultural policy monitoring in Latin America

 The training of trainers aims to strengthen capacities of public officials and professionals...


Creating a public funds optimization measure to reinforce the competitiveness of Costa Rica’s music sector


Supporting new regulatory frameworks to strengthen the cultural and creative industries and promote South-South cooperation

The cultural and creative industries (CCI) have become a driver and enabler of sustainable development, generating annual global revenues of US$ 2...

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