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The Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry of Ghana has signed an agreement with Spain’s Casa Africa, for the cultural cooperation project Ghana Vis-a Vis.
Spain’s Casa Africa, a public diplomacy institution, has signed an agreement with the Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry of Ghana to celebrate their cultural cooperation project, ‘Vis-a Vis’ in Ghana.
Madam Catherine Afeku, Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, has said, the music and creative arts, are lucrative industries and the government was ready to create the enabling environment for players to thrive and contribute their quota to national development.
The official launch of the programme took place on 7 August at the Coconut Grove Hotel in Accra, where it was announced that the education campaign will take place in conjunction with the Copyright Monitoring Team (CMT).
Government has been urged to dedicate a percentage of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to the development of arts and culture industry whiles the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has also been encouraged to serve as a patron for the arts and culture industry, as well as advocate its strategic investment potential.
A 30-member national planning committee has been inaugurated by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture to plan activities for this year’s National Festival of Arts & Culture (NAFAC) slated for November 16-24 in Koforidua.