May 16, 2019 10:30 am - May 16, 2019 12:00 pm
Global | United States of America | Washington, DC | Society for International Development, Washington Chapter
Conferences / Advisory
Discussion will focus on the value of the artistic languages of indigenous communities in driving development results. The panel will provide proven methods and sound theory for incorporating local traditions with musical, dance, visual, dramatic, poetic and other artistic features in meeting community goals in a manner that honors their cultural identity while delivering cost effective results. Diplomats, civil society, and development practitioners will come away with a greater understanding of the value of incorporating local arts in community projects and for economic development.