Joint Declaration by the Culture Ministers and Senators of Culture of the Länder on Cultural and Artistic Freedom of 13 March 2019

Dónde
Alemania
When
2020
Quién
Conference of Cultural Ministers of the Länder (Kultur-MK)
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Main aims:
Promoting and preserving cultural policy actions and cultural diversity in Germany and legally protecting them to that end; explicitly affirming the right to cultural freedom and diversity, in particular as per Article 5 of Germany's Basic Law; strengthening open and democratic society

Target groups:
Political decision-makers, artists, cultural professionals, entire population

Expected results:
Declaring the cultural diversity of a free, open and democratic society to be the central benchmark of political action; assuring cultural institutions' right to take critical stances towards social or political issues; securing and expanding the scope to exercise these freedoms

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

At their inaugural meeting on 13 March 2019, the 16 cultural ministers and senators of culture of the Lander articulated and published a clear statement declaring that cultural and artistic freedom served as the foundation underpinning the joint efforts of the Conference of Cultural Ministers

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partner
The 16 Land cultural ministers, senators for culture
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
NO
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-dominio