Cultural Sector Activism & Advocacy
Peer discussion of arts organizations' role & responsibilities.
- event type: WOMEX 17 Network Meeting
- start date: 27 Oct 2017
- end date: 27 Oct 2017
- time: 16:45 - 17:30
- city/area: Katowice
- venue:International Congree Centre (ICC)
- country: Poland
- event submitted by: Piranha Arts
Coordinated by Aengus Finnan (Ireland/USA), Folk Alliance International
Fighting for the rights of members, stakeholders, constituents, and citizens can be tricky business. This peer network session is designed for organisational leaders (profit or non-profit – festivals, conferences, community) to discuss the opportunities, challenges, responsibilities, and restrictions of cultural sector groups regarding industry and political advocacy.