Los establecimientos que presten servicio a menos de cinco mil habitantes no tendrán que pagar. El Tribunal Supremo ha reconocido hoy viernes el derecho de remuneración de los autores por los préstamos de sus obras en establecimientos públicos, como son las bibliotecas. El alto tribunal declara en una sentencia que no hay lugar al recurso contencioso-administrativo interpuesto por el Ayuntamiento de Azuqueca de Henares (Guadalajara) contra el (...)
Are you an artist or creator? An NGO or a non-profit private body or a public body, whose activities contribute to the promotion of culture and artistic creation? If your project is compliant with the criteria indicated in the Operational Guidelines of the International Fund for the Promotion of Culture (IFPC), you can submit your project application and be considered in order to benefit from the financial support of the Fund. Priority is given to young artists and creators aged 18 to 30 years old.
Only a limited number of projects will be approved for funding.
Deadline for submission is 31 May 2016 at noon CEST - Paris, France time.
Speech for TRY Library Staff Conference: Dr. GUY BERTHIAUME, Librarian and Archivist of Canada Toronto, Ontario // May 3, 2016 The speech was delivered in English. Good morning, and thanks for inviting me to the TRY Library Conference. I have to confess that when I hear the acronym "TRY," I am reminded of the immortal words of Yoda from The Empire Strikes Back: "Do. Or do not. There is no try." In a sense, this little piece of wisdom (...)
Much consumption of cultural production is completed by internet and many of these practices are not tracked. This is one reason why UIS and the Observatoire are hosting an International Symposium on the Measurement of Digital Cultural products from 9 to 11 May 2016. The purpose of the symposium is to better understand the status of measurement in the field as well as to explore avenues for future measurement.
“The diversity of cultural expressions not only shows the identity of a nation, but also allows creative people to contribute towards their country by expressing themselves and sometimes they become instrumental in promoting change in societies,” Irawan Karseno, from the (...)
Depuis sa mise en place en 2012, le chapitre Arterial Network Gabon s’est constitué comme le premier réseau culturel présent sur le territoire gabonais. Ses activités ont toujours été orientées vers la création d’un cadre de discussion et d’action sur des questions culturelles. (...)
"Convention sur la diversité des expressions culturelles : à la hauteur des attentes ou déception ?" Organisation: Coalition for Cultural Diversity Date: September 27, 2013 Venue: Conseil des Arts de Montréal, Québec The seminar, the first event from a series of (...)
The Government of the Federation Wallonia-Brussels and the Mons 2015 Foundation organized in Mons, European Capital of Culture in 2015, an international forum to commemorate this event and rekindle «the Spirit of Mons» in the digital age with the participation of Ms. Irina Bokova, Director General of UNESCO, Ms. Michaëlle Jean, General Secretary of the International Organization of La Francophonie, ministers, renowned artists and civil society representatives from developed and developing countries.
Executive summary 1. Background There are few more deeply contested relationships in cultural policy than that between economics and cultural value. The way that we measure the value of cultural institutions matters. They are valued in distinct ways by those who use (...)
142 States as well as the European Union have so far ratified the
Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions