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Este 1 de noviembre se firmó un acta acuerdo de colaboración entre la OEI y el Instituto Nacional de la Música (INAMU) para para desarrollar y ejecutar conjuntamente las actividades del proyecto “Laboratorio de Cultura e Innovación OEI: Internacionalización de la Música Argentina”,
culture360.ASEF.org is looking for writers to contribute features and interviews to be published on its website in 2023. The publication is open to articles and interviews that focus on new research insights from various art disciplines and on the following themes: Cultural diplomacy and cultural relations, Cultural Policy Development, Heritage & Museums, Cultural Mobility Trends, Climate change and Sustainability, Education and professional development, Creative Industries, Digital media and technology. The call will be open throughout 2023 until 31 October with up to two articles selected per month.
A policy brief on the promotion of creative industries in Kenya was launched at workshop organised by the Kenya National Commission for UNESCO on 26 October 2023. In a significant stride towards fostering the growth of Kenya's cultural and creative industries, the Kenya National Commission for UNESCO convened a workshop to launch a policy brief entitled "Towards the Promotion of Inclusive, Dynamic Culture and Creative Industries in Kenya." This undertaking follows a series of extensive consultative meetings with a diverse array of stakeholders, including the UNESCO Regional Office’s culture sector, central and county government officials, civil society, the private sector, and creative practitioners.
El pasado 16 de mayo se dio inicio al proceso participativo para el diseño de la Política de Educación Patrimonial. Esta política busca establecer principios y priorizar medidas que orienten el accionar educativo en patrimonio, articulando a las instituciones, agentes y comunidades que forman parte del ecosistema de la educación patrimonial, como una forma de reconocer la importancia de promover y fomentar la educación patrimonial como herramienta para la gestión integral, ciudadana y sostenible de los patrimonios.
In line with its mission to promote and safeguard the diversity of cultural expressions in Africa, the UNESCO Institute for African Culture and International Understanding (IACIU) recently provided training to a new group of young Africans in entrepreneurial skills for careers in the creative and cultural industries.
As the world continues to change at a rapid pace, and with new threats such as climate change on the horizon, it is important that the cultural and social practices that have defined us as a people do not disappear entirely. This was the focus of a recently held two-day Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) workshop delivered by the Pinelands Creative Workshop as part of its Cultural Heritage Identification and Preservation (CHIP) project, which is funded through the ACP-EU Culture Programme (Caribbean).