Describe the main features of the measure/initiative:
It coordinates with the different national associations, provincial and municipal committees, the scheduling actions in libraries, galleries and presentation spaces both those belonging to the institutional system of culture and those in the headquarters. It has a system of coordinators for community cultural work, led by members, who carry out multiple activities with local manifestations of culture and aimed at children, young people and older adults. It organizes its own national and international events, such as the Boleros de Oro Festival, the International Festival of Contemporary Music, the International Poetry Festival, the Danzón Festival, the Caricatos and Caracol Awards, among others. It also participates in and co-sponsors competitions with the Ministry of Culture, such as the International Book Fair and the Havana Biennial. The exhibitions at the Villa Manuela Gallery and in the galleries of the provincial headquarters have hosted both established and young artists.
What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the measure/initiative?:
As a result, public attendance has increased at the spaces organized by UNEAC for the promotion and dissemination of culture, such as galleries, book presentation spaces, concerts and theatrical performances. It contributes to the development, strengthening and dissemination of cultural, popular and community manifestations, with the substantial improvement of aesthetic taste and cultural enrichment of the Cuban people. At the international level, Cuban culture and our identity have been promoted through the participation of artists and intellectuals in workshops, conferences, master classes and festivals in different countries such as Spain, Mexico, Colombia, Guatemala and China, among others. UNEAC has fostered cultural exchanges with different universities in the United States, Guatemala and Ecuador, among others.