GENERAL LAW of Culture and Cultural Rights (DOF: 19/06/17)

Ministry of Culture
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The General Law of Culture and Cultural Rights establishes, in accordance with the Political Constitution of Mexico, the mechanisms for the exercise of cultural rights; the bases of coordination between the Federation, federal entities and municipalities in the matter, and the participation of the social sector. Likewise, it grants a general regulatory framework for the institutional cultural work and defines the means that make it possible to enforce the right of access to culture, which has been a constitutional mandate since 2009.

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

The importance of the General Law of Culture and Cultural Rights lies in the strengthening of cultural institutions, as a necessary step in the historical process of the policies of the Mexican State to promote the cultural development of the country.

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Type of entity
Public Sector
Private Sector
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)