World Conference on Creative Economy
Indonesia's leadership in the CE at the global level is evident from its initiative to hold the 1st World Conference on Creative Economy in Bali 2018, resulting in the Bali Agenda for CE; and the establishment of Friends of Creative Economy 2019, that proposed the UNGA Resolution on International Year of Creative Economy for Sustainable Development 2021 and established the Global Centre of Excellence & International Cooperation for CE (G-CINC).
The end of 2021 saw the declaration of Dubai WCCE 2021 Agenda that comprises 21 points, covering the subjects of, among other, economic benefits, youth, ecosystem, and international efforts; including the continuation of the discussions in WCCE 2022 in Bali, Indonesia.
The G20 2022 theme “Recover Together, Recover Stronger”, with priority issues global health, digital transformation and energy transition, encourages CE to identify its potential opportunities within those themes.
Considering the accelerated changes and the recent phenomena, it is due time to recalibrate and determine the position of CE in a global roadmap. WCCE 2022 in Bali, as an Indonesia G20 side event, serves as a platform for discussions and showcases of CE concrete contributions to global recovery and resilience against future challenge