Institutional improvement to achieve a greater presence of the diversity of cultural expressions in Cuba and the rest of the world so that greater attention may be given to creators involved in the implementation of this measure.

Ministry of Culture, Institutes and Councils: Cuban Institute of Music (ICM), Cuban Book Institute (ICL), National Council for the Performing Arts (CNAE), Cuban Institute of Cinema Art and Industry (ICAIC).
Juan Marinello Cuban Institute for Cultural Research (ICIC), University of the Arts (ISA), José Martí National Library, National Centre of Arts Schools (CNEART).
Objetivos clave de la medida:

Create institutions and mechanisms to diversify the cultural offer, carefully examine the results, improve the artists’ qualifications and create better working conditions.

Alcance de la medida:
Naturaleza de la medida:
legislative, regulatory, financial, institutional
Característica principal de la medida:

Parting from this measure, three institutions were created, a work group for the institutional upgrading of Cuban cinema was constituted, a research strategy was implemented for the institution, and four regulations were adopted to create better working conditions for artists and promoters.

Resultados esperados a través de la implementación de la medida:


Based on this research, the needs for the development of creation, heritage and education have been determined for the current period.

The hiring of performing arts and music artists has improved, and as a result they are better paid for the amount and quality of their presentations.

New institutions for the teaching and promotion of literature have been constituted.

The needs for training artists during the current period were specified.

The integration of entities belonging to the Public Library System was improved.

Recursos financieros asignados para implementar la medida:


Principales conclusiones de la evaluación de la medida:

The progress made in institutional improvement has been evaluated and there has been an increase in the diversity of cultural expressions, both in Cuba and abroad.

Indicadores utilizados para determinar el impacto:
Statistical information; enrolment rate in education; income levels achieved; categorisation of researchers; ongoing research projects; library services
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Dominios culturales
Las artes escénicas
Industria editorial
Artes visuales