The Directorate for International Cooperation and Development of the European Commission will host a Colloquium on the topic “Culture for the Future – Creativity, Innovation and Dialogue for Inclusive Development” on 16 and 17 June in Brussels.
As stated in its letter of invitation, the colloquium will provide an opportunity to reflect on the EU’s support for the cultural sector as part of its international cooperation and development programme with professionals from Africa, Latin America, Asia, the Arab region and the Pacific, in short, the Global South.
Working groups include a. Culture and Cultural Industries: new opportunities for job creation and inclusiveness b. Challenge of Financing c. Access to markets and d. Impact and opportunities of the Digital Revolution.