Today, the President of the Republic of Srpska Željka Cvijanović organised a working meeting with the members of the Council for Creative Industries of the Republic of Srpska in the Palace of the Republic.
Drafting of a document that should define the existing capacities of creative industries, obstacles faced by developers from various fields, as well as mapping and proposing activities for better positioning, visibility, empowerment and networking of creative industries was discussed at the meeting.
The President Cvijanović assessed that institutional support and a systemic approach are necessary for the development of creative industries, expressing her belief that by improving that sector, the Republic of Srpska will promote the best it has, its knowledge, creativity and talent.
The President of the Republic stated that the creative industries sector represents a great potential for the Republic of Srpska, and in that regard she emphasized the need to connect the Council with the most important international organisations that promote this concept of cultural development, as well as support when it comes to the European cross-border funds.
The importance of partnership with the Republic of Serbia and their experiences in this area was emphasized at the meeting.