"National Competition, Young Creators of Mexican Popular Art"

Where
Mexico
When
2016
Who
Mexican Institute of Youth (IMJUVE)
Key objectives of the measure:

The main objective of the contest is to recognize and motivate young people to create handcrafted pieces, using traditional materials and techniques. It gave a reward to the best projects.

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

The contest was conducted through nationwide annual calls. The prizes consist of $20,000MXN.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

The program collaborates to improve the produced handicrafts quality, as well as the rational and sustainable use of the natural resources. Simultaneously, the continuity of traditional crafts was promoted.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

The $3,664,000 MXN were granted.

Main conclusions of the evaluation of the measure:

1,383 handworks were made and 166 awards were delivered.

Indicators used to determine impact:
Total number of participants.
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Design
Cultural Value Chain
Creation