Describe the main features of the measure/initiative:
ELPAUER is the strategy of the Alliance between Comfama and Ruta N to strengthen the creative and cultural sector of Antioquia from a business and job creation perspective. It offers support to creators, entrepreneurs and businesspeople of the creative and cultural sector in the design and implementation of new business models, in connecting with market opportunities, updating business skills and accessing financing, and generally in any manner that enables the consolidation and sustainability of their businesses or initiatives, always taking as a starting point local conditions and the possibilities of each project.
What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the measure/initiative?:
290 creative and culture sector projects and businesses benefited by training and capacity building schemes. Three international missions that allowed 31 creators the possibility of participating in three independent music markets, FIMPRO, MAPAS and SIM. $1,500 million pesos in commercial connections, related to the management of the ELPAUER team. A Line of Financing for the creative and cultural sector that has benefited 25 companies and has disbursed $ 6,293 million pesos for different projects. $ 16,832,261,734 in total investment of Ruta N, Comfama and other allies directed to the development and strengthening of the creative and cultural sector in the urban areas and the Urabá region between December 2017 and December 2019.