Setting up cultural policies to promote cultural expression in media

Palestinian Broadcasting Corporation (PBC)
Wafa News Agency
Al Haya Newspaper
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

1. This policy aims to promote production of documentary films, long films and television programs.
2. Sponsoring of activities and artistic cultural projects
3. Support cultural programs that promotes gender equality
4. Promoting creativity and cultural content in all forms of cultural expression.

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

1. Signing several cultural agreements with concerned bodies such as the Palestinian Performing Arts Network and musical institutes 2. Supporting Palestinian artists and enhance their skills. 3. Following up new cultural policies and measures in order to support culture within the current and future strategic plans. 4. Enhancing international cooperation in the field of cultural industry.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 


Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Ministry of Culture
Public Sector
Palestinian Performing Arts Network
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Palestinian National Commission for Education Culture and Science (PNCECS)
General Union of Palestinian Writers
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

1. Establishing national fund which aims to promote culture and creativity.
2. Define a new framework for international cultural cooperation by enhancing and strengthening bilateral conventions and sharing international experiences.
3. Build media culture centers mainly focusing on cultural exchange with international artists.
4. Ensure the protection of Palestinian artists and their fundamental rights.
5. Set up a dedicated unit for monitoring Israeli violations of artistic freedom in Palestine.
6. Collecting cultural statistical data.

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)