Technical Group of Culture of the Pacific Alliance

Where
Colombia
When
2017
Who
Ministry of Culture, Ministry of Foreing Affairs
Key objectives of the measure:

To foster the integration and strengthening of cultural and creative enterprises and industries that have a direct impact on the sustainable economic growth of the four member countries, giving visibility to the identity, diversity and creativity of their citizens.

 

To protect, preserve safeguard and disseminate cultural heritage, in all its manifestations, in the four member countries.

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

The main characteristics of the measure are framed in three main lines:

  • Coordination and articulation: to propose and monitor the joint actions for the development of cultural entrepreneurship in the member countries.

 

  • Promotion and institutional strengthening:  coordinated initiatives among the member countries for the development of cultural entrepreneurship, namely, training, production, circulation, legislation and research.

 

  • Positioning cultural industries: develop mechanisms that give rise to complementarity between the Parties and improve the positioning of cultural and creative industries in the international context, with special emphasis on the countries of Asia-Pacific; preparing and implementing a work plan with specific cooperation initiatives for the cultural and creative industries.
Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

To generate processes of regional integration, around trade, exchange and public policy pillars related to cultural entrepreneurship and the cultural industries.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

Assignment of two advisers, an institutional and technical liaison, to take on the activities related to the agenda of the Technical Group of Culture of the Pacific Alliance since 2015.

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain
Cultural Value Chain
Production
Distribution