Programming of the Cultural Centre in Luanda - 2012-2015

Where
Portugal
When
2016
Who
Camões, I.P. / Portuguese Cultural Centre in Luanda
Key objectives of the measure:

Promotion of the production and dissemination of works by Angolan artists;

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

To promote the diversity of artistic expression; to create environments for the presentation of artistic practices and expressions of Angolan artists, at the Cultural Centre; to support the dissemination of works and the education of Angolan artists.

Portuguese Cultural Centers form a structured network that simultaneously spread portuguese culture abroad and gives support to local cultural structures/entities. Centers are reference poles of the portuguese culture, promoting and enabling local initiatives in different areas such as visual arts, cinema and music; they have libraries that frequently are indispensable to the local schools, becoming centers for spreading of knowledge and communal areas used by large swathes of the population.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Promotion of the cultural appreciation and qualification of artists and participants; stimulation of the mobility of artists and their work; reinforcement of cooperation with local public entites and local private entities; programming of activities together with partners. Between 2012 and 2015, around 95 activities were carried out.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

Camões, I.P./Portuguese Cultural Centre in Luanda: around €120,00,00 (2012-2015)

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Music
Publishing
Visual Arts
Cultural Value Chain
Creation
Participation