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labelLibrary todayMay 20, 2020

Empowering Youth for Heritage: 10 Years of the World Heritage Volunteers Initiative

 UNESCO launched  a new publication- ‘Empowering Youth for Heritage: 10 Years of the World Heritage Volunteers Initiative’, which provides a retrospective on the first fruitful decade of the  World Heritage Volunteers Initiative. Click the photograph below to read the publication.  The World Heritage Volunteers (WHV) Initiative has been carried out with the aim ...

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labelNews todayMay 14, 2020

BAJAN FOLK SONGS TO REACH THE WORLD WIDE WEB

BAJAN FOLK SONGS TO REACH THE WORLD WIDE WEB The National Cultural Foundation (NCF) and 1688 Dingolay Inc, the not-for-profit arm of 1688 Collective partnered to create six lyric videos from an mp3 album featuring nursery rhymes and Barbadian folk songs. The videos were animated by Reeka-Lyn Selman of the ...

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labelNews todayMay 10, 2020

COVID-19 Prevent the Spread Contest

Children across Barbados are being called on to help in the fight against corona virus by using their creative talents. The National Cultural Foundation is running a digital competition for children between the ages 6 to 17 to create posters, films, short stories and spoken word videos. This virtual opportunity ...

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labelNews todayApril 27, 2020

NCF set to release digital comic book – ‘COVID COMIC’

The National Cultural Foundation has teamed up with Beyond Publishing Caribbean, a locally based production team, to launch a new digital comic series entitled, “Covid-Comic”. Written by Reyda Gay with artwork by Tristan Roach, the series will debut April 29th 2020 on the NCF’s website (www.ncf.bb) and will also be ...

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labelNews todayApril 27, 2020

Cultural and Creative Industries Innovation Fund

Taken from the Caribbean Development Bank Website https://www.caribank.org/our-work/programmes/cultural-and-creative-industries-innovation-fund Overview WHO WE ARE The Cultural and Creative Industries Innovation Fund (CIIF) was established in 2017 with an initial USD2.6 million in capitalisation from the Caribbean Development Bank. It is intended to be a multi-donor fund, which will support the development of ...

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labelNews todayApril 19, 2020

Festival Cancellation

The Cabinet of Barbados at its meeting of Thursday, April 16th approved a recommendation of the Ministry of Creative Economy, Culture and Sports to cancel the 2020 Crop Over Festival and National Independence Festival of Creative Arts (NIFCA).

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