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Cierre Consulta Indígena: La nueva institucionalidad se llamara Ministerio de las Culturas, las Artes y el Patrimonio

Como la partida de una nueva relación y el reconocimiento de los pueblos indígenas en el proyecto de ley que crea el Ministerio, catalogó la Ministra Claudia Barattini, el cierre nacional de la consulta previa, que reunió a los equipos del CNCA y a cerca de 200 representantes de los pueblos originarios de todo el país. more >

‘I am exploring how to use culture to address foreign policy’

Former CEO of Asia Society and currently with Columbia University, Vishakha N. Desai, talks about how moving art and culture across boundaries can build lasting political connections. more >

Launch of new mobility fund

In line with the recommendations of Asian and European Culture Ministers (in the framework of the Asia-Europe Meeting/ASEM) reinforced at the last 6th ASEM Culture Ministers Meeting (Netherlands, October 2014), ASEF continue to work with the cultural sector and other partner organisations to promote mobility of artists and cultural professionals in Asia and Europe. more >

“We stand together” to protect Iraq's cultural heritage, says French President with UNESCO Director-General

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova and French President Francois Hollande sent a strong message of solidarity to the people of Iraq and Syria, and reiterated the urgent need to safeguard cultural heritage of both countries. more >

2015/16 National Skills Development Programme Launched

The National Skills Development Programme for 2015/16 has been launched. The NSDP provides a broad range of training opportunities for the Scottish museum sector under one overarching programme throughout the year. more >

Ministra Barattini anuncia entrega de más de 500 millones de pesos para la Educación Artística del país

A un año de asumido el Gobierno, la Titular de Cultura entregó un balance de su gestión y las principales proyecciones para el 2015 en la Escuela Especial Magdalena Ávalos Cruz de San Miguel, donde se ejecutará el proyecto de Intervención Sonora con niños y jóvenes con Autismo y Asperguer. more >

Estratégias para promover a cultura de língua portuguesa no mundo

A criação de Pontos de Cultura no exterior, a adoção de estratégias internacionais que tenham como foco a promoção da cultura de Língua Portuguesa, a proposta de uma gestão conjunta dos 24 centros culturais do Brasil em outros países. more >

Gobierno colombiano en asociación invierte más de 36.348 millones de dólares en la Red de Bibliotecas públicas del país

El Ministerio de Cultura y la Fundación Bill & Melinda Gates, con una inversión de USD 36.348.527 anunciaron su asociación para mejorar la prestación de servicios bibliotecarios a nivel nacional mediante tecnologías que promueven el desarrollo humano. more >

Cultura e Comunicação pública vão trabalhar juntas para desenvolver o país

As áreas da cultura e da comunicação podem trabalhar juntas para desenvolver uma política nacional de comunicação, tendo um foco grande no desenvolvimento do país. more >

SNC avanza en trabajos con miras a una nueva Ley de Patrimonio Cultural para este año

A paso firme continúa la elaboración del anteproyecto de la nueva Ley de Patrimonio, uno de los proyectos prioritarios de la Secretaría Nacional de Cultura (SNC). more >

Curators sought to build links with Asian art scenes

New Zealand curators will be immersed in China and Japan’s contemporary arts scenes on a tour run by the Asia New Zealand Foundation in partnership with Creative New Zealand. more >

Culture minister acts to protect national image

The pressure for Vietnam to attract tourists and investors in a rapidly integrating marketplace has never been greater, said Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh in a recent interview. more >

El desafío de la emancipación en la cultura latinoamericana

Comenzó el último día del Foro por la Emancipación e Igualdad en el Teatro Cervantes. more >

Culture as a factor for tourism development and bringing people together

The Atlantic Initiative for Tourism 2015 Conference organized jointly by the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Kingdom of Morocco discussed Culture as a factor for tourism development and for bringing people together. more >

Promoting Research and Knowledge

According to anthropologists, any society is said to be civilized by virtue of having a culture. Since culture is a means through which humans make life easier and more comfortable, their definition can be simply proved to be right, since this preoccupation has to be a natural hallmark of any given society. more >

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