THE LABA — expert in European and international cooperation projects in the Creative & Cultural Industries sector!
The LABA is a centre of expertise based in the New-Aquitaine Region in France, which supports project leaders of the cultural and creative industries sector. The LABA helps associations, private and public organisations and territories in culture and creative industries, sports and tourism to develop their projects through European funds and International cooperation. The organisations that can call upon LABA for its expertise are various : local authorities, institutions, educational institutions, cultural organisations, artists, etc.
Staff members: 5-10
Expertise: Creative & Cultural Industries
Target groups: They reach the community in its diversity.
Areas of work: Local / regional / national projects — International projects (EU and beyond) / managing EU funds — Evaluation — Capacity building activities / Courses / Trainings / Lifelong learning activities — Research and publications — Dissemination of information / awareness raising activities — Networking / cooperation
Fields of work: Theatre — Music — Dance — Development of alternative / non-conventional / innovative art practices — Digital arts — Film, video —Craftwork
Topics of work: Diversity, minorities, interculturalities & identities / migration & refugees — Young people (13-30 years old) — Gender & sexual orientation equality — Impact of cultural activities — Creative & cultural industries — Territorial development on regional level —International(isation) and mobility — Digitalisation — Tourism
EU/International cooperation: SAFE - Safety training on public events (Creative Europe, 7 partners, topics: music & safety) — MEWEM MENTORING PROGRAM FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS IN MUSIC INDUSTRY (Creative Europe, 5 partners, topics: music & equality) — THE REAL PICTURE (Erasmus+, 6 partners, topics: media & inclusion) — WOMED IN THE MEDIA (Erasmus+, 6 partners, topics: media & equality) — EUROPEAN STORIES (Erasmus+, 5 partners, topics: tourism & inclusion) — DIGITAL (Erasmus+, 6 partners, topics: digital innovation & inclusion)
Priorities for the network: Knowing each other better — Transfering of know-how — Prospective of the future of cultural and creative industries