To promote cultural expressions

Dónde
Guatemala
Cuándo
2017
Quién
Technical Direction of Cultural Diversity of the General Direction of Cultural Development
Strengthening of Cultures of the Ministry of Culture and Sports
Objetivos clave de la medida:
  • To promote, encourage and safeguard the expressions and traditional cultural identifiers of the indigenous communities that form the main wealth of the Guatemalan nation.
  • To contribute to the integral development, encouraging actions based in the ancestral knowledges of the communities.
  • To contribute to the strengthening of national cultures, its cultural manifestations, in a participative and equitable way, with gender equity in the framework of respect and preserving the environment and the natural diversity of the country.
Alcance de la medida:
National
Característica principal de la medida:
  • Strengthening of the cultural expressions and identifiers elements of the communities that from the country.
  • Recognition of children and teenagers talents from the indigenous communities in singing and poetry.
  • Rescue of ancestral knowledges in gastronomy.
  • Elaboration of sociocultural researches.
Resultados esperados a través de la implementación de la medida:
  • Strengthening of cultures in the indigenous communities.
  • Promotion of the cultural identity of children, teenagers, women and adult people.
  • Recovery of the ancestral knowledges in gastronomy, Mayan epigraphy of the indigenous communities.
  • Contribution to the encouragement and promotion of communities’ languages in risk of extinction.
Recursos financieros asignados para implementar la medida:

An annual budget of Q285,495.00, from 2013 to 2016.

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Dominio(s) cultural(es)
Multi-dominio
Cadena de valor cultural
Creación
Producción
Distribución
Participación