Strategy for the promotion of association mechanisms for the development of the cultural and creative industries

INNpulsa Colombia
Directorate of Productivity and Competitivity MinCIT
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The aim of this strategy is to map, identify, strengthen and energize regional productive commitments related to the orange economy. In this way, alliances between the private sector, academia, and the government are stimulated. It includes the design of instruments, programs, and calls for different types of beneficiaries (entrepreneurs, companies, clusters, accelerators, investors, regional institutions, among others). The main instruments that leverage this strategy are: I) Orange Road Maps, II) Innovaclusters, III) Creative scaling programme (under construction), IV) Strengthening of regional orange cluster initiatives (under construction).

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

INNpulsa Colombia selected 6 Colombian departments (Atlantico, Bolivar, Caldas, Cordoba, Santander and Valle del Cauca) to carry out a mapping of cultural and creative industries actors in order to subsequently design and structure their roadmaps. This programme is currently active.

Between January 2018 and December 2019 iNNpulsa Colombia supported the implementation of 9 projects of cultural and creative industries clusters in the Colombian territory (Tourism, Fashion and ICT).

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 


Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
European Union
Public Sector
Ministry of Information and Communication Technologies (MinTIC)
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)