Creative and Cultural Industries ANDE
National Cultural Foundation of Barbados-
Annual Cultural Industries Symposium http://www.ncf.bb/2013/index.php/2012-11-07-14-50-59/2012-
CULTURALES Y CREATIVAS
UN SECTOR CLAVE DE LA NUEVA ECONOMÍA
INDUSTRIAS CREATIVAS: SU POTENCIAL COMO FACTOR DE DESARROLLO
ECONÓMICO Y COHESIÓN SOCIAL EN CENTROAMÉRICA
Secretaría Permanente del Sistema Económico Latinoamericano y del Caribe (SELA)
Secretaría Permanente del SELA. (2011). Industrias creativas: su potencial como
factor de desarrollo económico y cohesión social en Centroamérica. Caracas:
Sistema Económico Latinoamericano y del Caribe. (SP Di N°8 -11)
Promotion of cultural and creative
industries in Latin America
and the Caribbean
Ghana’s cultural industry identified as means of alleviating poverty
UNESCO has identified Ghana’s cultural industry as a productive means of alleviating poverty.
Kenya: Where tech meets culture
Kenya's entrepreneurs are using technology to scale up their imaginative businesses, writes
In 1985, Cameroonian jazzman Manu Dibangu cut an album called Electric Africa. His purpose
was explicit: "I wanted the world to know there is an electric Africa; our culture is not just
something in a museum."
And one of the most intriguing presentations came from a young Kenyan cultural entrepreneur,
Mark Kaigwa, taking his audience on a tour of what he dubbed "Africa's silicon savannah"
Kaigwa is a Nairobi-based consultant working across film, new media and mobile platforms.
This year, he's one of Forbes Magazine's "30 under 30" top young African entrepreneurs.
Thailand to promote cooperation in cultural industries with Bay of Bengal
BANGKOK, 1 February 2012 -The Cabinet has given the green light to the Ministry of Culture’s proposal
for Thailand to consolidate relationships with the Bay of Bengal countries by signing an MOU on the
establishment of the BIMSTEC Cultural Industries Commission and the BIMSTEC Cultural Industries
Observatory, which is hoped to be signed later this month.