UNESCO (2005) Convention on the protection and promotion of the diversity of cultural expressions. Paris: UNESCO. This overview of conventions aims to foster creativity, and to balance the economic and cultural aspects of development.
UNESCO (2018) Reshaping cultural policies: Advancing creativity for development. Paris: UNESCO. Reshaping Cultural Policies: Advancing Creativity for Development Report analyses further progress achieved in implementing the UNESCO 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions.
Gmitrowicz, D., Le Surd, M., and Balta, J. (2018) The evaluation journey: A toolkit for cultural operators. Gansvoren: ENCC. This toolkit was initiated by the European Network of Cultural Centres (ENCC). It aims to initiate cultural operators in the different steps of development of your evaluation through information, advice and exercises.
altmarche, E. (2019) Telling the difference: using stories to change the systems. London: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. This report explores new ways of communicating why oceans matter in order to secure better management and protection. It also displays how stories and storytelling can contribute to shape the world.
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (2017) Sharing the stage: Policy, practise and quality seminar report London: CGF.This report touches upon the issue of quality in the arts based on tangible questions around governance, as well as intangible ones about the nature of power.
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (2017) Sharing the stage: Policy, practise and quality seminar report London: CGF.This report is based on small groups discussions on arts organisations’ function as ‘colleges’ (places for learning), ‘town halls’ (places for debate) and ‘parks’ (meeting places), and explored the concept of arts organisations being ‘hospitals’ (places of well-being and health).