Cultural and creative industries as a factor in development

Objectifs clefs de la mesure:

Strengthening and enhancing understanding and awareness among responsible parties at German Federal Ministries of the potential of cultural and creative industries in international development cooperation

Principale caractéristique de la mesure:

1 Overview statement on the potential of cultural and creative industries in international cooperation, 2013
2 Culture.Market.Development conference, Bonn, 25 to 26 September 2012

Résultats attendus de la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

1 Overview statement:
- Providing an overview of projects in the cultural and creative industries in international development cooperation
- Offering examples from the practical work of creative professionals and GIZ projects in developing countries

2 Conference:
- Participants from 13 countries identifying impetus from the creative industries for international cooperation
- The Federal Government supporting partner countries in developing suitable framework conditions and funding opportunities for the production and dissemination of cultural assets

Principales conclusions de la mise en oeuvre de la mesure:

1 Presentation of projects that GIZ carried out on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development in the area of cultural industries until 2015: Egypt, Ethiopia, Germany: Promotion of ICE Hubs (Innovation, Collaboration, Entrepreneurship) to develop technological and innovative ideas and business models; Algeria: Tradition and modernity – promotion of making handcrafted and design work internationally known, 2007-2015; Serbia: Fashion and market programme to train Serbian fashion companies for the national and international market; Jordan and Palestinian Territories: Identity and drive – regional social and cultural fund for Palestinian refugees and the population in Gaza
2 Documentation of conference results:

Objectif(s) de la Convention 2005 de l'UNESCO
Domaines culturels