Organisational Funding Support

National Arts Council
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 
The period 2015 - 2018, the NAC launched a number of flagship projects, across its different disciplines that will significantly raise the profile of arts and culture in South Africa. These projects combine innovation, the leveraging of finances, contributions in kind and focused execution to deliver value in line with the NAC’s overall mandate. The objective of this measure is to support the mandate of the NAC by focusing on the following strategic priorities:  Support transformation and redress in the arts.  Contribute to job creation in the arts.  Contribute to the sustainability of arts organisations.  Improve the geographic spread of grant funding allocations.  Support growth and development in the arts.  Support artistic innovation and work relevant to the South African context
What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 
The results expected through the implementation of the measure includes the promotion, enjoyment and development of the arts through the following values: • Economic value • Creative value • Social value • Environmental value • Creation value • Educational value • Therapeutic value
Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 
The budget allocation towards the measure is approximately R23m annually
Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partner
All eligible organizations working in the arts and culture sector that benefit from NAC funding.
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)