Caribbean and Central American meeting in the framework of the IATA International Festival Cuba 2016

Where
Cuba
When
2016
Who
National Council of Houses of Culture (CNCC) and Ministry of Culture.
Key objectives of the measure:

Restructuring of the geographic area

Elaboration of work strategies to be followed in the next four years  

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

The event, which included a meeting and a group of collateral theatre presentations, counted with the

presence of 14 representatives of the International Amateur Theatre Association (IATA) from Latin

America and three theatre groups from Argentina, Honduras and Cuba. This space showed the

diversity of cultural expressions and the creative dynamics of the different countries where

the theatre is becoming a means to express the social and cultural phenomena of each region.

It was held in Havana from 11 to 13 March.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Election of the area representative (Cuba was elected) before the international organisation.

Reunification of the area to improve work processes and decision-making.

Update of the strategy and annual Work Plan.

Participation of the President of IATA International

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

Cuba shouldered the accommodation costs of all participants, both national and international.

Main conclusions of the evaluation of the measure:

It was considered to be a positive undertaking since the Central American and Caribbean areas were strengthened. It was restructured and chosen as the venue for the next meeting. It was deemed convenient and pertinent to repeat the experience.

Indicators used to determine impact:
Strategy and Work Plan defined. Diversity of cultural expressions and creative dynamics.
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Performing Arts
Cultural Value Chain
Creation
Distribution
Participation
Production