IBERARCHIVOS: Program in Support of Ibero-American Archive Development (ADAI) IBERARCHIVO

Where
Spain
When
2016
Who
State Secretariat for Culture and AECID
Key objectives of the measure:

The objective of the program is to promote the development of the Ibero-American archives. 

It manages a financial fund which grants aid in order to facilitate the preservation of the documentary heritage.

Scope of the measure:
International
Nature of the measure:
regulatory, financial
Main feature of the measure:

This is an essential element for the protection, conservation and dissemination of the Ibero-American documentary heritage. 

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

The IBER programs were created to combine effects and cooperate in achieving a common goal at the regional level (Ibero-American), generally to strengthen sectorial public policies. They are based in the cooperation among countries, and have some shared objectives: encourage the development of inclusive and innovative projects; strengthen cultural and creative industries; promote collaboration between entreprises within the sector and their participation in joint projects, and foster the flow and exchange of cultural goods and services; promote training and capacity building; and set up synergies and facilitate mobility of artists and their works. 

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

An annual voluntary contribution is being maintained; in recent years this contribution has been 60,000 euros annually.

Main conclusions of the evaluation of the measure:

The Ibero-American General Secretariat (SEGIB)  is an international organization created in 1999 for fulfilling the objetives of the Ibero-American Conference.

Amongst its duties, SEGIB is in charge of the "Follow up on inititatives and evaluation of (...) Programs (...) under the Ibero-American Conference".

In SEGIB's  Annual Reports  are including the figures, the main activities and the achievements of each IBER program. 

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain