Support for mobility for Swedish artists

-Swedish Arts Grants Committee, the Swedish Arts Council, the Swedish Performing Arts Agency and the Swedish Authors’ Fund.
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The national objectives state that the cultural policy is to promote international and intercultural exchange and cooperation in the cultural sphere. The development of Swedish cultural life is dependent on international collaborations and influences from abroad. The cultural policy has in many ways, through different achievements, stimulated the internationalization of Swedish cultural life. For example - all governmental institutions that allocate funding to artists have international and intercultural perspectives as an integral part of their tasks. There are numerous support systems for international cultural exchange for artists and independent groups based in Sweden.
* Residencies for Swedish artists abroad (visual arts, dance, music etc.) in several countries including the United States, China, Germany, Japan, the United Kingdom, India, Serbia, South Africa. They are administered by the Swedish Arts Grants Committee.
* Support for art projects abroad, travel grants, touring, research trips and international co-operation etc., administered by the Swedish Arts Grants Committee, the Swedish Arts Council, the Swedish Performing Arts Agency and the Swedish Authors' Fund.
* A general focus on internationalization by the government and the Ministry of Culture

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

Artists acts in an international arena. The opportunity to exchange experiences and to exhibit their art on the international stage is important for the artistic development.

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Swedish Arts Grants Committee
Public Sector
Swedish Arts Council
Swedish Performing Arts Agency
Swedish Authors’ Fund
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

That the international exchange is of great importance for the artists