The International Independent is a consortium of councils orientated towards the Arts, Cultural and Creative Industries, including certain areas such as the educational sectors, conferences, entertainment and recreation, sports sectors, tourism, exhibition, games, industrial, interior, landscape, products, textiles, related breeder and fostering creativity sectors, mobility and migration organisations, events and movements also related to cultural exchanges, health and welfare, psychology and body therapy, technology areas, cultural diplomacy, economy (also connected fiscal policy and private developments and markets) as well as finance sectors. The Founder and Chairman of the International Independent is Panayiotis Neufelt. The idea of the International Independent consortium, gradually and dynamically developed into its present structure, and operates since 1998. Equably and cautiously developed into a unique multi NPO and NGO, with a much promising distinctive and idiosyncratic presence, among the influential cultural and creative industries organisations internationally.
The International Independent is an arts, literature, cultural, creative industries and entertainment collective organisation, focusing on research and data gathering, creative economy, culture management, marketing and promotion, specifically linked to the Independent Cultural and Creative Ecologies and Markets, specifically focusing on related productivities and production lines. The International Independent consortium is a non-partisan group of organisations. The Consortium does not sponsor, nor support any type of political activities, political parties, religions and religious initiatives. The behavioural patterns of the International Independent are shaped by the collective multicultural memories, needs and expectations of peoples. The Consortium is not linked to any movement.
Democracy, does not always leads to Democracy.
As Cultures and Peoples needs are shaping the future of our civilisation, the International Independent, works in favour of the Culturalisation of Democracy and the Democratisation of Culture, through creativity and the ceaseless support of incentives, which lead to the above mentioned purposes, processes, developments and productions.
The International Independent has full (f) or affiliated (a) members individuals or organisations. These are the following:
International Independent Arts Council (f)
International Independent Cultural Council (f)
International Independent Creative Industries Council (f)
International Independent Entertainment Council (f)
International Entertainment Council
Arts Council Greece (a)
International Cultural and Creative Economy and Development, Athens (a)
Artality Ltd. (a)
To support its members and non members, and their cultural and creative initiatives and productions, as well as to offer assistance to the connected or affiliated to them organisations, internationally.
To comply with the local, national (each country separately) and the international regulatory framework.
To work in accordance to the needs the artistic, cultural and creative base, on every known cultural and creative sector.
To ensure the betterment of the qualities of the results and productivities of the cultural and creative ecologies.
To foster ideas and elaborate their creative dynamics, through the reconceptualisation of the norms and the forms provided, through innovation and experimentation, and by supporting fresh productions and encouraging new coming intellectual rights in order to be promoted.
To tackle deculturalisation, dehumanisation, social and moral disengagement, all of which undermines individuality of and in others.
To support social coherence through cultural and creative works, exchanges, understanding, acceptance and inclusion.