Describe the main features of the measure/initiative:
Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival (RCDF) is annually organized by First Ramallah Group. It is an artistic festival specialized in contemporary dance, and was first held in 2006. In 2007, the Masahat Contemporary Dance Network, which in addition to First Ramallah Group includes Maqamat Dance Theater – in Lebanon, Tanween Dance Theatre – in Syria, and The National Center for Culture and Performing Arts – in Jordan, was established. Since 2007, contemporary dance festivals are jointly organized by these organizations. The festival aims: 1. To promote cultural exchange between Palestinian people and other nations from around the world. 2. To introduce the Palestinian people to the various forms of contemporary dance. 3. To develop workers competencies in the field of dance in the State of Palestine. 4. To targets the Palestinian public in general and the youth sector in particular.
What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the measure/initiative?:
1. Develop youth competence in contemporary dance. 2. Promote dialogue between cultures. 3. Visits of many artistic teams to the State of Palestine to participate in performances.