Culture and Poverty Alleviation

Federal Ministry of Information and Culture in conjunction with Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN)
Objectifs clefs de la mesure:

To create opportunities for employment and economic development through Cultural Industries;

To create platforms for social inclusiveness for women, less privileged and minority groups;

To enhance creativity and market for creative products both locally and internationally

Périmètre de la mesure:
Local, National, International
Nature de la mesure:
legislative, regulatory, financial
Principale caractéristique de la mesure:

Empower young people through apprenticeship in arts and crafts;

Encourage awareness campaign for sensitizing Nigerians on the importance of preserving cultural heritage assets;

Mainstream culture as a cross-cutting theme in poverty reduction strategies;

Encourage inter-agency collaboration for marketing arts and cultural products,locally an internationally

Résultats attendus de la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

Economic empowerment of the less priviledged,women and youths;

Preservation of Nigeria Cultural Heritage

International awareness and market for indigenous creative products

Promote Cultural Industries in Nigeria

Gender equality and social inclusion

Ressources financières allouées à la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

National statutory budgetary allocation,funds from Bank of Industry for small and medium scale enterprise

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