Creative Futures – Cultural Policy (2014-2019)

Government of New Brunswick
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The government of New Brunswick will ensure our culture is conserved, strengthened and fostered for the common good. We will set in motion a creative, innovative and prosperous New Brunswick where people want to live, work, visit, play, thrive, create and contribute to society.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

The policy contains 104 action items of which the majority (98%) have been accomplished or initiated.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

At the time of launch, Government provided an increased budget of $5 million annually (for 5 years)

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
All Government supporting departments and several (Provincial) arts agencies
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

Arts and Cultural Institutions require greater financial funding to thrive and to continue to enrich all communities; The policy elements must be achieved by working in collaboration with partners; Using digital resources and technology is required to achieve the actions in the policy; the policy contains many important and relevant actions that will continue to be the basis of decision-making for Gov't for years to come.

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)