Cultural and Creative Industries in the Face of COVID-19: An Economic Impact Outlook

Cultural and Creative Industries in the Face of COVID-19: An Economic Impact Outlook
Cultural and Creative Industries in the Face of COVID-19: An Economic Impact Outlook
Date
2021
Publication Source
UNESCO
Publication Type
Report
About this publication
The cultural and creative industries have been among the first sectors to shut their doors in response the COVID-19 pandemic. They will also be among the last to reopen. This report aims to capture the scale of the global disruption caused by the spread of the virus. Building on an analysis of studies conducted across the world in 2020, it examines the economic impact and consequences of the pandemic on the cultural and creative industries, and explores digital innovations that have emerged in response to this unprecedented crisis.
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