Centros de categoría 2

Los Institutos y Centros de Categoría 2 sirven como polos que reúnen expertos internacionales o regionales y brindan asistencia técnica y servicios a los Estados Miembros, los socios y la UNESCO. Mediante el fortalecimiento de capacidades, el intercambio de conocimientos y la investigación, los institutos y centros de categoría 2 apoyan las actividades mundiales, regionales, subregionales o interregionales llevadas a cabo por la UNESCO y otras organizaciones.

Actualmente hay 20 institutos y centros de categoría 2 de la UNESCO que trabajan en el ámbito cultural. Consulte la siguiente tabla para obtener información sobre los Institutos y Centros de Categoría 2 que trabajan específicamente en la Convención de 2005.

Nombre del Centro de Categoría 2 País Contacto
Regional Centre for the Living Arts in Africa (CREAF) Burkina Faso

Partners

Name of the host institution: 
Regional Centre for the Living Arts in Africa (CREAF)
Dirección: 
01 BP 104
Bobo-Dioulasso
Burkina Faso
Persona de referencia: 
Director Michel SABA
Número de teléfono: 
(+226) 20 97 42 20
(+226) 20 97 42 21
E-mail: 
ceravafrique@gmail.com
michel.saba@gmail.com
Country: 
Burkina Faso
Category: 
Center
International Centre for Creativity and Sustainable Development (ICCSD) China

Partners

Name of the host institution: 
International Centre for Creativity and Sustainable Development (ICCSD)
Dirección: 
Room 912 Building B No. 31 Middle Road North 3rd Ring
Haidan District
Beijing
11 100088
China
Persona de referencia: 
Mr HAO Ping
Número de teléfono: 
+8610 82004254
E-mail: 
zmm@bidcchina.com
Country: 
China
Category: 
Center
Regional Centre for Book Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLALC) Colombia

Partners

Name of the host institution: 
Regional Centre for Book Development in Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLALC)
Dirección: 
Calle 70 # 9-52
Bogota
Colombia
Persona de referencia: 
Ms. Marianne Ponsford
Número de teléfono: 
+(57) (1) 5402071
E-mail: 
Libros@cerlalc.org
Description of the institution: 

The Regional Centre for Book Promotion in Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLALC) is an intergovernmental agency, UNESCO partner – Category 2-, aimed at creating conditions for promoting reading societies.  It, therefore, directs its efforts to develop book production and circulation, promotion, reading and writing, and incentives and protection of intellectual property.  In this regard, it provides technical assistance to propose public policies, generate knowledge, disseminate specialized information, develop and offer learning processes, and promote agreement and cooperation possibilities.

Cerlalc:

  • Advises and provides technical assistance to iberoamerican governments in the design and application of policies, projects and programs for promoting reading, books and copyrights.  
  • Develops mechanisms that enable and optimize horizontal cooperation among member countries in areas related to its mission goals.
  • Supports structuring of regulatory policies and instruments related to reading, writing, libraries, books and their free circulation, and copyrights.  
  • Promotes agreement among involved stakeholders and promotes actions to strengthen the institutional character of accountable agencies.
  • Performs specialized studies and research on national policies on reading and writing, library systems, book promotion and trade, regulations, comparative law and copyrights, with the aim of guiding decision making relative to public policy design.
  • Provides specialized training programs intended for booksellers, editors, librarians, promoters, reading intermediaries and various agents involved in the protection and dissemination of books, reading and copyrights.
Country: 
Colombia
Category: 
Center
Institute for African Culture and International Understanding (IACIU) Nigeria

Partners

Name of the host institution: 
Institute for African Culture and International Understanding (IACIU)
Dirección: 
Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library
Abeokuta
Nigeria
Persona de referencia: 
Prof. Peter A. Okebukola
Número de teléfono: 
+2348022904423
E-mail: 
pokebukola@yahoo.com
Country: 
Nigeria
Category: 
Center