1. Preferential treatment from China for cultural and creative industries in Lao PDR

Where
Lao People's Democratic Republic
When
2018
Who
Key objectives of the measure:

To promote the cultural exchange and enhance friendship of cultures between two nations

MOU between the Ministry of Information, Culture, and Tourism of Lao PDR and Ministry of Culture of China (2016-2018)

Scope of the measure:
International
Nature of the measure:
institutional
Main feature of the measure:

People’s Republic of China supports musical instrument and audio-visual equipment to the Department of Performing Arts. Trainings are provided to Lao governmental officers of Department of Performing Arts on how to use the equipment. Fine Arts Institute and Chinese Culture Centre in Vientiane organizes fine arts cultural and creative products exhibition. In addition, there was also an exchange of Fine Arts artists between the two nations.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Supporting mutual understanding and cultural promotion among the people of two nations

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

n/a

Main conclusions of the evaluation of the measure:

the cooperation between Lao PDR and PR of China is considered as priority and long term strategy.

Indicators used to determine impact:
Exchanges of delegations, culture infrastructure and audio visual equipment assistance.
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Cinema/ Audiovisual Arts
Music
Visual Arts
Cultural Value Chain
Creation
Production
Distribution
Participation