Cultural Domains:
UNESCO Priorities:
Funds Allocated:
US$ 38 000.00
Beneficiary countries:
Applicant:
Shilpakala Academy
Start date
Nov 2011
End date
Jun 2012

About the project:

The project aims to encourage follow-up events to be organised in other neighbor countries to continue the promotion and awareness-raising initiative of the convention. To do so, the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (National Academy of Fine & Performing Arts) of the Ministry of Cultural Affairs organized a three-day ministerial Forum in 2012, invited and encourage more countries in the Asia-Pacific region to ratify the 2005 Convention.

Results:

Adopted the Dhaka Declaration where Asia-Pacific nations proved their commitment to promoting cultural and creative industries and to strengthening regional cooperation in this area

Ministerial meeting to encourage ratification in the Asia Pacific region

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Project implementation period: 
2011 to 2012
About the project: 

The project aims to encourage follow-up events to be organised in other neighbor countries to continue the promotion and awareness-raising initiative of the convention. To do so, the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (National Academy of Fine & Performing Arts) of the Ministry of Cultural Affairs organized a three-day ministerial Forum in 2012, invited and encourage more countries in the Asia-Pacific region to ratify the 2005 Convention.

Beneficiary countries: 
Bangladesh
Country of applicant: 
Bangladesh
Funds allocated (in USD): 
USD38000.00
Sections: 
Title of the section: 
Main activities:
Short Description: 
  • Organizing a three-day Forum of Ministers of Culture of the Asia-Pacific region;
  • Widely publicizing the Convention in the region by disseminating information about its objectives; and
  • Drafting and publishing a final report and a joint declaration, providing a reference document which could serve as a basis for future meetings and debates.
Position: 
Bottom Right
Style: 
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Organization: 
Shilpakala Academy
Family name: 
Lohani
Given name: 
Kamal
Position: 
Director-general
Year of application: 
2010
Results: 
Adopted the Dhaka Declaration where Asia-Pacific nations proved their commitment to promoting cultural and creative industries and to strengthening regional cooperation in this area
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