Cultural initiative between New Brunswick and Louisiana

Ministry of Intergovernmental Affairs
Ministry of Tourism, Heritage and Culture
Décrivez les principales caractéristiques de la politique/mesure: 

Inventory of existing links: Twinning, cross-border works and initiatives, mention in heritage places, etc.

Improvement of information exchange: creation and maintenance of a cultural network between the two territories, multi-year meetings, etc.

Facilitation of cross-border activities: improvement of the cross-border process, linking of similar organizations in the two territories, etc.

Strengthening of partnerships: identification of possible partnership opportunities, development of cultural and artistic residences and markets, etc.

Quels sont les résultats atteints jusqu’à présent grâce à la mise en œuvre de la politique/mesure ?: 

This cultural initiative is newly created (set up in August 2019). Three projects were funded (participation in a film festival, talks for an exchange of artists between two music festivals, travel of a representative of a multicultural center on the occasion of the Acadian and Creole Festival of Lafayette), and several projects are being developed following discussions initiated during the presentation meetings (organization of an authors' exchange, exhibition of an Acadian artist in Baton Rouge).

Ressources financières allouées à la politique/mesure en dollars américains: 

To be determined according to the budget allocated for 2020/2021.

Partenaires engagés dans la mise en œuvre de la politique/mesure : 
Nom du partenaireType d'entité
Ministry of Intergovernmental Affairs
Secteur public
Council for the Development of French in Louisiana
Secteur public
Ministry of Tourism, Heritage and Culture
La mise en œuvre de la politique/mesure a-t-elle été évaluée ?: 
Si oui, quelles sont les principales conclusions/recommandations ?: 

The first assessment is scheduled to take place in 2024.