The Ministry of Culture and Tourism, which set out with the mission of preserving and developing cultural richness and diversity to future generations, contributing to the spread of cultural and artistic investments and activities, increasing the share of Turkey in world tourism with the understanding of sustainable tourism, adopts a human-oriented, respected and reliable, innovative, accessible, pioneering, supportive, environmentally sensitive, ethical and result-oriented approach as its core values. The aims and objectives set for the culture in this Strategic Plan are as follows;
Aim 1: Preserving Cultural Richness and Diversity in a Way That Contributes to Universal Culture and Transferring It to Future Generations
Objective 1.1: Researching, identifying, protecting, and transferring the cultural heritage to today's society and future generations
Objective 1.2: Enabling activities aimed at protecting the cultural assets of Turkey
Objective 1.3: With the understanding of contemporary museology, the exhibition of cultural assets by bringing them to museums, and the dissemination of museums
Objective 1.4: Researching folk culture values and intangible cultural heritage elements and transferring them to future generations, and preserving the data
Objective 1.5: Compiling and protecting the cultural and intellectual wealth of Turkey
Aim 2: Supporting Transformation into an Information Society
Objective 2.1: Increasing the variety and number of materials in libraries (books, magazines, e-books, toys, etc.)
Objective 2.2: Increasing the diversity of libraries in terms of number and type
Objective 2.3: Dissemination of information literacy and reading culture by facilitating access to information
Objective 2.4.: Transferring cultural heritage items to the digital environment
Aim 3: Increasing Access to and Participation in Culture and Arts
Objective 3.1: Facilitating access to culture and arts
Objective 3.2: Spread of cultural and artistic activities
Objective 3.3: Increasing project supports aimed at access and participation in culture and arts
Objective 3.4. Realization of projects to strengthen the role of women, youth, and disadvantaged groups in social and cultural life
Aim 4: Increasing the Contribution of the Culture Industries to National Income
Objective 4.1. Developing training, awareness-raising, protection, and control mechanisms that will ensure the effective execution of intellectual property rights regulations
Objective 4.2. Supporting the development of cultural industries
Objective 4.3. Supporting cultural investments and initiatives
Aim 5: Enhancing Intercultural Interaction Through Cultural Diplomacy
Objective 5.1. Increasing cooperation in the field of publishing by taking part in international platforms and programs
Objective 5.2. Increasing the recognition and visibility of Turkey in the international platforms
• The main aim is to preserve and develop cultural richness and diversity and transfer it to future generations, making cultural and artistic activities widespread in society, strengthening social integrity and solidarity around cultural and common values, and increasing the multi-dimensional effect of culture on development.
• It has been ensured that the legislation and statistical information on Intellectual Property Rights and cultural industries have been compiled.
• With the establishment of the Intellectual Property Academy, cooperation between the Ministry-University-Private Sector-Civil Society Organizations has increased to increase the share of culture in sustainable development.
• Supporting cultural diversity and increasing the participation of disadvantaged groups in cultural activities has been achieved.
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