Value of the arts
Arts Council Korea announced on the 22nd the 'ARKO Vision 2030', a mid and long-term strategy that promises a new start as a 'partner in the arts field that creates the joy of creation '
As the 79-member African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries negotiate a post-2020 relationship with the European Union (EU), culture is being presented as an untapped sector that can contribute to the further development of the region.
The President of the Republic Issoufou Mahamadou proceeded, Saturday, October 19, 2019 to the Palais des Congrès in Niamey, at the opening of the 5th Meeting of Ministers in charge of Culture of the member countries of the ACP Group (Africa-Caribbean-Pacific).
The arts community has been ahead of the game in recognising how culture can have strong benefits for mental health and wellbeing. But in healthcare, we’ve been slightly off the pace – until now.
To mark Arts Month, the prime minister shares her thoughts on the future of the arts in Aotearoa.
Arts and Culture are normally found at the back seat of our budgets in Melanesia and it is time we start to standardize our portfolios and sensitize the issue by bringing these to the fore front of agenda discussions.