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<b>PT&amp;I publishes Maketi Ples report</b>

Pacific Islands Trade &amp; Invest (PT&amp;I) Australia has published its Creative Arts Program Report 2014. <!--more-->

Maketi Ples, the core activity undertaken by the Creative Arts programme is a key initiative by PT&amp;I. It is a crucial step in the support of the creative arts in the Pacific Islands region.

<b>PT&amp;I</b> Australia Trade Commissioner Caleb Jarvis says, “By investing in the promotion of Pacific Islands based artists and artisan skills, we are emphasising the highly significant and contemporary value of the traditional knowledge and expressions of culture of the Pacific communities.”

The successes of Maketi Ples in 2011, 2012, 2013 and
most recently in February 2014 confirms the strategic positioning of
the Creative Arts from the region in the Sydney market.

To read the report, download the pdf by clicking <a href="">here</a>