Culture and Poverty Alleviation

Where
Nigeria
When
2017
Who
Federal Ministry of Information and Culture in conjunction with Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN)
Objetivos clave de la medida:

To create opportunities for employment and economic development through Cultural Industries;

To create platforms for social inclusiveness for women, less privileged and minority groups;

To enhance creativity and market for creative products both locally and internationally

Alcance de la medida:
Local, Regional, National, International
Naturaleza de la medida:
legislative, financial, institutional
Característica principal de la medida:

Empower young people through apprenticeship in arts and crafts;

Encourage awareness campaign for sensitizing Nigerians on the importance of preserving cultural heritage assets;

Mainstream culture as a cross-cutting theme in poverty reduction strategies;

Encourage inter-agency collaboration for marketing arts and cultural products,locally an internationally

 

Economic empowerment of the less privileged and youths;

Preservation of Nigeria Cultural Heritage

International awareness and market for indigenous creative products

Promote Cultural Industries in Nigeria

Resultados esperados a través de la implementación de la medida:

Economic empowerment for the less privileged and youths;

Preservation of Nigeria Cultural Heritage;

International awareness and market for indigenous creative products;

Gender equality and social inclusion;

Promote Cultural Industries in Nigeria.

Recursos financieros asignados para implementar la medida:

National statutory budgetary allocation,funds from Bank of Industry for small and medium scale enterprises

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain