Promote partnerships and participation in global arts events and businesses (SDG Target 17.17)

Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 
o Exploring and expanding local and external markets for cultural goods and services and creating a niche for indigenous cultural products from the sub region and the continent o Supporting sub regional festivals, art fairs and other artist’s programmes to raise the profile of cultural products on the world cultural scene
What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 
Partnerships and participation in global arts events and businesses promoted (SDG Target 17.17) (e.g. Pan African Festival of Arts and Culture -PANAFEST, Emancipation Day Celebrations, National Festival of Arts and Culture, AFRIMAG etc.)
Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 
About USD $1,444,222.24 in 2019
Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
• National Commission on Culture
Public Sector
• Bureau of Ghana Languages
Public Sector
• Creative Arts Council
Public Sector
• Ghana Museums and Monuments Board
Public Sector
• National Theatre of Ghana
Public Sector
• Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park
Public Sector
• W.E.B. Dubois Centre for Pan African Culture
Public Sector
• National Symphony Orchestra
Public Sector
• Ghana Dance Ensemble
Public Sector
• Abibigromma
Public Sector
• National Folklore Board
Public Sector
• Pan African Writers Association
Public Sector
• Ghana Film Authority
Public Sector
• Ghana Tourism Authority
Public Sector
• Hotel, Tourism and Hospitality Training Institute
Public Sector
Artists Alliance Gallery
Private Sector
Ghana Culture Forum comprising 88+ artistic groups and associations
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 
• Institutions strengthened and coordination framework of cultural and creative arts sectors for development of culture improved (SDG Target 16.a) • Awareness created on the importance of culture for development and creative arts (SDG Target 12.8)
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)