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Latest IFACCA Announcements:

Report on Policy Research by IFACCA Members released

IFACCA is very pleased to announce the publication of D’Art 26(b) Policy Research by IFACCA Members: A Report. more >

Arts Leaders Talk: Tony Grybowski, Australia

We invite you to watch a video of Tony Grybowski, CEO, Australia Council for the Arts, sharing his thoughts on arts support, including the restructure of the Australia Council to reflect the changing arts sector, and his personal passion for the arts. more >

IFACCA welcomes new affiliate from Zambia

IFACCA is delighted to welcome the Department of Arts and Culture, Zambia, as an affiliate member. more >

IFACCA Board to meet in Kuala Lumpur

The IFACCA board will meet in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 9-10 March, hosted by the National Department for Culture and Arts of the Ministry of Tourism and Culture.  more >

Arts Leaders Talk: Datuk Norliza bt. Rofli, Malaysia

We invite you to watch a video of Datuk Norliza bt. Rofli, Director-General, National Department for Culture and Arts, Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Malaysia. Datuk Norliza discusses her thoughts on arts support, including the role of the arts in Malaysia’s development, and how social media has developed direct communication between artists and government. more >

Cultural Policy Quick Facts – new edition released

IFACCA is pleased to announce that a new edition of Cultural Policy Quick Facts is now available incorporating revised and updated information received from arts agencies. more >

Translations of Groundbreaking Global Arts and Sustainability Review Launched

D’Art Report 34b - The arts and environmental sustainability: an international overview is now available in French and Spanish bringing the findings to a much wider audience and opening up opportunities for dialogue and action.  more >

Traductions du premier compte rendu sur les arts mondiaux et la viabilité à long terme

Le Rapport D’Art 34b – Les arts et la viabilité environnementale : un aperçu international – est maintenant disponible en français et en espagnol, apportant ainsi les données recueillies à un public plus vaste et ouvrant des possibilités de dialogue et d’action.  more >

Publicadas las traducciones de un innovador análisis global en torno a la sostenibilidad y las artes

Informe D’Art 34b - Las artes y la sostenibilidad medioambiental: una perspectiva internacional está ya disponible en francés y español. Su traducción a ambas lenguas traslada sus conclusiones a un público mucho más amplio y facilita más oportunidades de entablar el diálogo y emprender acciones.  more >

The art of valuing: between evident and evidence-based - IFACCA at Brussels meeting

IFACCA's European coordinator, Dr Diane Dodd, will represent IFACCA during a two day Satellite meeting for policy makers and funders in Brussels on 17 and 18 February 2015.  The Meeting, organised by IETM and Flanders Arts Institute aims to gather representatives of Ministries of Culture and Arts Councils from Europe, Asia, Canada and Australia. The discussion will focus on the different models for measuring and demonstrating the values of culture and its impacts on societies, as well as the role of such measurements on informing national cultural policies. more >

IFACCA welcomes new affiliate from Spain

IFACCA is delighted to welcome the Sociedad Estatal de Acción Cultural, Spain, as an affiliate member of IFACCA. Acción Cultural Española (AC/E) is a public agency dedicated to encouraging and promoting the culture and heritage of Spain, inside and outside the country’s borders. more >

La FICAAC da la bienvenida al nuevo afiliado de España

La FICAAC se complace en darle la bienvenida a la Sociedad Estatal de Acción Cultural, miembro afiliado de la FICAAC. Acción Cultural Española (AC/E) es un organismo público dedicado a impulsar y promocionar la cultura y el patrimonio de España, dentro y fuera de nuestras fronteras.  more >

Japan Foundation Asia Center joins IFACCA as an affiliate member

IFACCA is very pleased to welcome the Asia Center of the Japan Foundation as an affiliate member. The Japan Foundation Asia Center connects the people of Asia, expands networks, and co-creates Asian cultures with the goal of fostering awareness of empathy and coexistence amongst the residents of Asia through such concepts as "Communicate", "Connect and Share", "Collaborate", "Create".  more >

Arts Leaders Talk: Stephen Wainwright, Chair of IFACCA

Stephen Wainwright, CEO of Creative New Zealand – Toi Aotearoa, commenced his term as Chair of IFACCA on 1 January 2015. In the Arts Leaders Talk series, filmed at the IFACCA CEO Leadership Seminar in Santiago, Chile, in January 2014, Stephen discusses the opportunities and challenges in arts funding, and his personal interest in the cultural sector. The video is available on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n6i_SzeQjeI  more >

What are the opportunities for national arts agencies?: Arts Leaders Talk

As part of the Arts Leaders Talk video series, IFACCA is pleased to release the YouTube compilation video on Opportunities for national arts agencies, recorded at last year’s CEO Leadership Seminar in Santiago de Chile. more >

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