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Funding for Culture


This section provides a range of documents referring to the funding of cultural industries and sector in development policies. These documents published by intergovernmental, regional and international organizations clarify culture funding issues, possibilities and difficulties.

This section brings together institutional documents (legislations, political strategies, international conventions and declarations…); reference studies; articles; practical tools (examples of programmes and projects) and external links to websites with relevant information. Geographic key words enable to cross-reference documents by theme and by region.




Studies

African Union , Symposium on the Policies, Strategies and Experiences in the Financing of Culture in Africa, 5-9 June 2000, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire - Final Report.
2000, EN, 106 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Funding for Culture, Cultural Policies, Economy of Culture


International Funders for Indigenous People, First Peoples Worldwide, Indigenous Peoples Funding and Resource Guide.
2004, EN, 169 pages.
Keywords : Funding for Culture


UNESCO, Toussaint Tiendrebeogo, Risk Perception and Management Methods in The Funding of Cultural Activity Sectors, Symposium “Funding culture, Managing the risk”.
2010, EN, 22 pages.
Keywords : Funding for Culture


Union Africaine, UNESCO, Sources, possibilités et expérience de l'UNESCO en matière de financement de la culture Symposium sur les politiques, les stratégies et les expérience de financement de la culture en Afrique.
2000, FR, 29 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Funding for Culture




Articles

Beverley J. Thompson, Sponsorship as a Form of Fundraising in the Arts: A Bilateral Perspective Involving Relationship Marketing.
EN, 16 pages.
Keywords : Funding for Culture, Economy of Culture


SPK Fredericks, Funding for Arts and Culture in the New South Africa.
EN, 13 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Funding for Culture




Practical Tools

TradeCom Facility, National Arts Council of Namibia, Terms of Reference for a Technical Assistance Project- Name of applicant: National Arts Council of Namibia (NACN) .
2008, EN, 15 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Funding for Culture, Cultural Industries, Cultural Policies


UNESCO, Toussaint Tiendrebeogo, Risk Perception and Management Methods in The Funding of Cultural Activity Sectors, V. Description of some Financing and Risk Management Mechanisms, Symposium “Funding culture, Managing the risk”.
2010, EN, 10 pages.
Keywords : Funding for Culture




Links :

Commission Européenne, Plateforme EVE, Education et Culture
Keywords : Europe, Funding for Culture


Quadrature du Net, Quel(s) financement(s) mutualisé(s) pour la création et sa rémunération?
Keywords : Funding for Culture







The ACP Cultures website offers further information on the funding of cultural programmes in the Support to ACP cultural operators section – Funding Resources:
Our ACP Cultures Grants Programme
Other Intra-ACP Funds implemented by the ACP Secretariat
Regional Programmes and National Programmes funded by the European Development Fund
The European Commission Thematic Programmes
Other cultural donors