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8. Creativity and Culture

8.7 Fostering the creative use of new technologies

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  1. New technologies in support of creativity and innovation
  2. Facilitating access to culture through new technologies

New technologies in support of creativity and innovation

The national strategy in the field of new technologies, the Digital (4) Education and the 'BEE CREATIVE' programme, are central elements in making new technologies available and for empowering young people's creativity. The Digital (4) Education strategy aims at enabling students to develop the skills necessary for the appropriate and responsible use of ICTs and at promoting innovative pedagogical projects using digital technology in schools. The BEE-CREATIVE programme. The objective of the initiative is (1) to enable young people to learn how to create with the help of technical tools and new media (digital literacy) and (2) to promote young people's creativity, talents and entrepreneurship in the context of new information and communication technologies (see: 6.8 Media literacy and safe use of new media).

Facilitating access to culture through new technologies

New technologies are being used more often to attract young people's interest in culture, the arts and the sciences. Information on cultural opportunities are disseminated online (see: 8.4 Promoting culture and cultural participation), and cultural offers can even be used online (such as audiovisual material from the National Audiovisual Centre or digital media from the National Library).