Festivals, contests, cultural events and celebrations. Financial support for activities in the field of non-professional artworks, literary, publishing and intangible cultural heritage

Dónde
Bulgaria
When
2020
Quién
Ministry of Culture
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

During the last 4 years in the field of regional activities and non-professional artwork, there was an annual financial support for projects of municipalities, community centres and other non-governmental organisations focusing on activities for children and young people, on forming national consciousness, protecting ethnic identity, Roma integration, tolerance and intercultural communication, active ageing, integration of disabled people, developing creative potential, and promoting cultural diversity.

Furthermore, a variety of projects by regional libraries have been implemented with the Ministry of Culture's financial support, all of which support the process of literary and published heritage development, efforts to encourage reading, as well as events at municipal level.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

With its sustainable development programmes and policies, the Ministry of Culture creates real prerequisites for establishing the current and introducing new cultural and educational activities in community centres, reinforcing the library network and supporting Bulgarian literature nationwide and abroad.

The Ministry's priorities are activities aimed at children and young people, intangible cultural heritage protection, non-professional art development, cultural integration of ethnic communities, disabled people, active ageing, equal involvement of women and men in cultural life, etc.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

Funding is provided by the State budget

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Municipal libraries, community centres, civil society organizations (CSO)
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
YES
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

Annual reports present the benefits and contributions to developing this sector as a result of the support provided.

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-dominio