Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 2017 report

Policies and Measures
CULTURAL POLICIES AND MEASURES
Name of the measure Scope of the measure Nature
Constitutional line of cultural activity of the Plurinational State of Bolivia National regulatory
❭ CULTURAL POLICIES AND MEASURES

Constitutional line of cultural activity of the Plurinational State of Bolivia

Context of the measure: 
CULTURAL POLICIES AND MEASURES
b. Key objectives of the measure: 

Bolivia, within the framework of its constitution, sustains the work in the field of culture, emphasizing the cultural diversity essential base of the community plurinational state. Thus, interculturality constitutes the tool for cohesion harmonious and balanced coexistence between all peoples and nations, having a place with respect to differences and equal conditions.

The Plurinational State of Bolivia assumes as a strength the existence of native indigenous cultures, repositories of knowledge, knowledge, values, spirituality and worldviews, considering as their fundamental responsibility, to preserve, develop, register, protect and disseminate all existing cultures in the Country, because all this is constituted in the cultural heritage of the Bolivian people.

c. What is: 
c.1. the scope of the measure: 
National
c.2. the nature of the measure: 
regulatory
c.3. the main feature of the measure: 

The work of the Cultural Industries Unit and cultural policy design activities on the protection and promotion of cultural heritage has been re-examined. Likewise, the design of strategies for the registration and census of cultural activity in Bolivia has been prioritized. On the other hand, there is a high tendency to incorporate the conceptual elements and categories related to decolonization and depatrialization, in the design and presentation of cultural policies and the products of the Cultural Industries Unit.

d. Does it specifically target individuals and/or social groups as defined in Article 7 of the Convention?: 
No
e. What are the results expected through the implementation of the measure?: 

Expansion of the universe of activities that will be reported for the preparation of the four-year report of the convention.

f.1 Name of agency responsible for the implementation of the measure: 
Ministerio de Culturas y Turismo
f.2 Financial resources allocated to implement the measure: 

USD 13.500 OEA

USD 3.000 OEI

g. Name of NGOs and/or private companies engaged in the implementation of the measure, if any: 
Name: 
Organization of Ibero-American States
Type of Entity: 
NGO
Type of Involvement: 

Bilateral agreement

h. Was this measure introduced or revised in order to: 
h.1. Implement the provisions of the Convention?: 
No
h.2. Support/nurture policy discussion inspired by the Convention?: 
No
h.3. Other reasons unrelated to the Convention?: 
No
i. Has the implementation of the measure been evaluated?: 
No
Name of the designated official signing the report
Title:
Ms
Family Name:
España
First Name:
Marianela
Position:
Directora General de Promoción Cultural y Artística
Organization:
Ministerio de Culturas y Turismo
❭ CULTURAL POLICIES AND MEASURES

Constitutional line of cultural activity of the Plurinational State of Bolivia

Context of the measure: 
CULTURAL POLICIES AND MEASURES
b. Key objectives of the measure: 

Bolivia, within the framework of its constitution, sustains the work in the field of culture, emphasizing the cultural diversity essential base of the community plurinational state. Thus, interculturality constitutes the tool for cohesion harmonious and balanced coexistence between all peoples and nations, having a place with respect to differences and equal conditions.

The Plurinational State of Bolivia assumes as a strength the existence of native indigenous cultures, repositories of knowledge, knowledge, values, spirituality and worldviews, considering as their fundamental responsibility, to preserve, develop, register, protect and disseminate all existing cultures in the Country, because all this is constituted in the cultural heritage of the Bolivian people.

c. What is: 
c.1. the scope of the measure: 
National
c.2. the nature of the measure: 
regulatory
c.3. the main feature of the measure: 

The work of the Cultural Industries Unit and cultural policy design activities on the protection and promotion of cultural heritage has been re-examined. Likewise, the design of strategies for the registration and census of cultural activity in Bolivia has been prioritized. On the other hand, there is a high tendency to incorporate the conceptual elements and categories related to decolonization and depatrialization, in the design and presentation of cultural policies and the products of the Cultural Industries Unit.

d. Does it specifically target individuals and/or social groups as defined in Article 7 of the Convention?: 
No
e. What are the results expected through the implementation of the measure?: 

Expansion of the universe of activities that will be reported for the preparation of the four-year report of the convention.

f.1 Name of agency responsible for the implementation of the measure: 
Ministerio de Culturas y Turismo
f.2 Financial resources allocated to implement the measure: 

USD 13.500 OEA

USD 3.000 OEI

g. Name of NGOs and/or private companies engaged in the implementation of the measure, if any: 
Name: 
Organization of Ibero-American States
Type of Entity: 
NGO
Type of Involvement: 

Bilateral agreement

h. Was this measure introduced or revised in order to: 
h.1. Implement the provisions of the Convention?: 
No
h.2. Support/nurture policy discussion inspired by the Convention?: 
No
h.3. Other reasons unrelated to the Convention?: 
No
i. Has the implementation of the measure been evaluated?: 
No