Culture in Action: Demonstrating the Social Benefits of Culture
In numerous exciting and inspiring ways, Nova Scotia is enacting a shift toward a broader understanding of the value of culture to society. This report focuses on “social benefits” – concerning more intangible and interdepartmental ways that culture inspires us, challenges us, heals us and strengthens us.
Annual Report 2018-2019
The Annual Report documents the work of the Creative Nova Scotia Leadership Council and its accomplishments achieved from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019.
Culture Now: For positive Economic and Social Outcomes 2015
In July 2015 the Creative Nova Scotia Leadership Council spoke to the One Nova Scotia Coalition and presented it with the following paper. The document explains in brief some of the ways that culture – as a cornerstone of one of the fastest growing segments of the of the global creative economy – can be a leading contributor to improved social and economic outcomes in Nova Scotia.
Culture: Nova Scotia's Future 2014
Using the culture sector as its primary lens and taking into account development strategies and policies from around the world, this document was developed by the Creative Nova Scotia Leadership Council in order to capture several years of work on critical issues pertaining to the culture sector and this province's ongoing development. “Culture: Nova Scotia's Future” offers insight on the creative economy and on arts and culture in general, providing a snapshot of the vast opportunities that could be developed for government and for Nova Scotians.
Creative Economy Literature Review
The literature review provides a snapshot of features commonly found in a creative economy. It offers insight into how Nova Scotia could broaden its economic base by enhancing its creative capacity by collaborating with this province's arts and cultural industries sector.