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Anna Steinkamp (Comissão alemã na Unesco) durante o Seminário Políticas para a Diversidade Cultural em Salvador, bahia, no dia 8 de julho de 2011

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Anna Steinkamp

  1. 1. „ It‘s all about cooperation“ g German Foreign Policies for Cultural Diversity Anna Steinkamp German Commission for UNESCO
  2. 2. Outline 1. German Setting 2. Foreign Policy for Culture and Education 3. The UNESCO Convention in Germany 4. From Policy to Practice 5. Challenges
  3. 3. The German Cultural Policy Setting 16 German States , Länder, are responsible for Culture and Education Federal Commissioner for Culture and Media Federal Foreign Office The European Union Council of Europe UNESCO
  4. 4. Budget 2010 for Culture <ul><li>Total public funding for Culture in Germany in 2010: € 9,2 Billions </li></ul><ul><li>~ 0,4% of GDP </li></ul><ul><li>~ 1,8 % of German budget </li></ul><ul><li>44% from the Länder </li></ul><ul><li>43 % from Cities </li></ul><ul><li>13 % from Federal Government </li></ul>
  5. 5. Foreign Policy for Culture and Education <ul><li>Integral part of German foreign policies </li></ul><ul><li>Funded with € 1.500 Millions </li></ul><ul><li>Scholarship programmes </li></ul><ul><li>Educational cooperation </li></ul><ul><li>Cultural exchange programmes </li></ul><ul><li>Intermediary organisations (e.g. Goethe-Institut) </li></ul>
  6. 6. The UNESCO Convention as eye-opener <ul><li>Germany one of the strongest supporters </li></ul><ul><li>Ratified in March 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>Member of the IGC from 2007-2011 </li></ul><ul><li>No national action plan for implementation </li></ul><ul><li>Federal Coalition for Cultural Diversity </li></ul><ul><li>Convention as new legal argumentaire for ongoing activities </li></ul><ul><li>State Report 2012  make the invisible visible </li></ul>
  7. 7. From Policy to Practice <ul><li>work in the spirit of the Convention </li></ul><ul><li>Promote cultural diversity abroad as well as inside Germany </li></ul><ul><li>Are carried out by different stakeholders to show the diversity of players on the German field </li></ul>
  8. 8. Berlinale Talent Campus <ul><li>creative academy and platform for young talents in the context of the Berlinale </li></ul><ul><li>International Talent Campus: Guadaljara, Buenos Aires, Durban, Sarajevo, Tokio </li></ul><ul><li>Financed by the Berlinale and the Federal Commissioner for Culture and Media </li></ul>
  9. 9. World Cinema Fund <ul><li>micro fund in the context of the Berlinale for co-production and co-distribution </li></ul><ul><li>Partnership between a German and a foreign partner </li></ul><ul><li>Funded by the German Cultural Foundation and the Berlinale </li></ul>
  10. 10. Culture and Development initiative <ul><li>intensify and consolidate its activities in development cooperation countries </li></ul><ul><li>Capacity development </li></ul><ul><li>Educational consulting/educational cooperation </li></ul><ul><li>Creation of cultural spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Cooperation with civil society </li></ul>
  11. 11. International Exhibitors invited by the Frankfurt Book Fair <ul><li>invitation programme changes character of the book fair in Germany </li></ul><ul><li>promotes editors in their country </li></ul><ul><li>Funded by the Federal Foreign Office </li></ul>
  12. 12. wanderlust – International Theatre Partnerships <ul><li>Collaboration between German and European or non-European theatres during up to three seasons </li></ul><ul><li>From exchange of artistic staff to complete (bilingual) co-productions </li></ul><ul><li>4 Mio. Euros </li></ul>
  13. 13. U40-programme „Cultural Diversity 2030“ <ul><li>Capacity building and platform for networking and exchange in the context of the Convention for young experts </li></ul><ul><li>Initiated in 2007, currently over 60 experts from all world regions </li></ul><ul><li>Contributing to putting the Convention to work </li></ul><ul><li>Co-iniative of the German Commission and IFCCD </li></ul>
  14. 14. Challenges <ul><li>Sustainability </li></ul><ul><li>Mobility of artists </li></ul><ul><li>Culture and development </li></ul><ul><li>National plan for action </li></ul>
  15. 15. Thank you! Anna Steinkamp [email_address] Muito obrigada! Danke schön! Merci! Gracias!