Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 4/5/2007

Point of Contact

David Brown
Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport of Jamaica
4-6 Trafalgar Rd

News and Events

From Jamaica to the world - tapping into the island's creative potential

“There are more than 300 reggae festivals in Europe” announced Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture,...

Jamaica: Harnessing the island’s creativity for sustainable development

Jamaica’s vibrant cultural and creative industries are most notably known on the global stage for...

UNESCO launches in Barbados new study on cultural trade policies for the Caribbean

The launch of UNESCO's first impact study, “Culture in the CARIFORUM-European Union Economic...

Eight new projects approved for IFCD funding

On 11 December 2018, eight initiatives that will boost the cultural and creative industries in 13...


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...

Contributions to IFCD:

April 2019
US$ 253.00

June 2018
US$ 274.00

May 2016
US$ 274.00

January 2016
US$ 359.00