Economía Creativa welcomes the New Agenda for Culture presented today 22nd May 2018, which aims to increase citizens' participation in cultural activities and be implemented in close cooperation with stakeholders and civil society.
The New Agenda key objectives:
• harness the power of culture and cultural diversity for social cohesion and wellbeing, by promoting cultural participation, mobility of artists and protection of heritage
• support jobs and growth in the cultural and creative sectors, by promoting arts and culture in education, boosting relevant skills, and encouraging innovation in culture
• strengthen international cultural relations, by making the most of the potential of culture to foster sustainable development and peace