Social Inclusion, Diversity and Equality Program

Where
Mexico
When
2020
Who
National Institute of Fine Arts and Literature (INBAL)
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

This program was designed with the objective of implementing the following actions aimed at facilitating the access of all citizens to cultural venues:
* Evaluation of the infrastructural accessibility to INBAL venues (museums, theaters, forums).
* Incorporation of English in the graphic signage in INBAL venues for the international visitors.
* Development of a mobile application, which will provide a simultaneous interpretation service in indigenous and Mexican sign language (LSM), as well as other foreign languages and description for the visually impaired audiences.
* Preparation of audio guides for the exhibitions.
* Empty seats initiative: last minute ticket sales for free or at preferential rates.
* Noisy functions initiative: special functions for the public that cannot remain silent and / or sitting quietly in an armchair for a long time.
* Provide awareness workshops, with the support of INMUJERES, on gender issues for INBAL workers.
* Inclusion of a repertoire in indigenous languages within the programming .
* Implementation of an internal program of Reconciliation, Improvement of Coexistence, Non-Violence and Culture of Peace.
* Implementation of a campaign against gender violence, abuse and discrimination.
* Holding workshops in collaboration with the museums, theaters and forums of INBAL, and with the advice of the National Commission for Preventing Discrimination (CONAPRED) to prevent discrimination.

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: