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We are something else in Durango, there is so much talent in every corner of the state, therefore, we will continue to promote arts, community culture and sports so that there are happy children and youth who seek their dreams and do not lose them, said 23,000 Governor Esteban Villegas Villarreal by signing a cooperation agreement with Alejandra Frausto Guerrero, head of the Federation’s Secretariat of Culture, to strengthen the creativity and knowledge of the region with the arrival of new books.
You have to invest money in culture and sports and we are going to start doing it in Durango, because they are not visible, but they are felt in society, said the President, enjoying the girls’ presentations with the Secretary of Culture , boys and youth from creative hotbeds who turn the hearts of their communities to art.
Alejandra Frausto Guerrero said, “It is not common to have a governor like Esteban Villegas: sensitive and an artist, therefore, it is a privilege for us to be able to share with you the work we love so much. ” Coordinating with the federal government and providing a collection of more than 23 thousand books, which will be a window to the world, represented in 10.5 tons of knowledge, which will reach 38 libraries in 20 municipalities.
The Secretary recalled that a countryman of the State Executive, Francisco Villa, is going to celebrate the centenary of his death and took advantage of his visit to promote the book on the life and ideals of peace of the leader of the Revolution.
Likewise, he recognized the various peoples that make up Durango to maintain their identity and continue to give life to traditional cultures.
Also present was Guillermo Rafael Santiago Rodríguez, General Director of the Mexican Youth Institute, who highlighted the work of the Ministry of Culture and the temperament and experience of Governor Esteban, as well as the work in combining the three orders of government; “Culture makes us remember our forefathers, grandparents and great-grandmothers, it is the means of change, which is why “Creative Seedbed” is one of the programs for rebuilding the social fabric,” he said.
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Esther Hernandez Torres, General Director of Cultural Linkage, said that with the support of the state government, the ties between the federal programs have been strengthened and at the same time the culture is being strengthened so that more and more children can participate in what is already Work is going on in such a unit. As the creative seedbed of a community culture programme.
On his part, the Director of the Institute of Culture (ICED), Francisco Pérez Meza, stressed that Durango has the support of the governor to strengthen arts and culture and take them to the most remote corners, so that more children and youth Opportunity to meet and learn from
Villegas Villarreal, Secretary of Culture of the Government of Mexico and in the company of Marina Núñez Bespalova, Undersecretary of Cultural Development, visited the photographic exhibition “Francisco Villa” and saw the various activities of the creative seeds of literature in the municipality. Vicente Guerrero, La Laguna and Villa del Guadiana, as well as cinematography and short films.
They also recognized the artistic careers of the Cardencheros de Saporis and Tepehuanes for the work they do to perpetuate this genre in the performing arts.