Mr David Brown
Director, Policy & Research, National Cultural & Creative Industries Council (NCCIC), Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment & Sport, Jamaica
David Brown is currently the Director of Policy and Research at the National Cultural and Creative Industries Council, in Jamaica’s Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport. Since 2013, he has led workshops and interventions as a UNESCO facilitator for the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage throughout the Anglo-phone and Dutch Caribbean. He co-authored Jamaica’s dossier for the element The Maroon Heritage of Moore Town, Portland to UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage for Humanity in 2008, and authored the dossier for the inscription of the element The Reggae Music of Jamaica in 2018.