Children's Spring Cultural Annual Festival

Key objectives of the measure:

1. To strengthen  cooperation with ministries of (Culture, Education, Labor and Social Affairs, Health, Environment, Youth and Sports), Child care Board, Non-Governmental Organizations ,international organizations and private sectors.    

2. To encourage the cultural initiatives of  the artists, authors, and writers who are interested with childhood and participating in this festival in the fields of ( painting , theatre, music and other type of educational and artistic competitions and games.

3.  To create  opportunities for cultural creativity and competitions by developing scientific and educational qualifications for children aged group (6-18) years old.

4.  To display the cultural and art works for children and to evaluating and interacting with each other in different levels.

Scope of the measure:
Local, National
Nature of the measure:
regulatory, institutional
Main feature of the measure:

The Children Culture House, one of the Ministry Of Culture , Tourism and Antiquities Departments, prepares an annual plan to organize of Children's Spring Cultural Annual Festival. The special committees that organize the festival  make contacts with ministries of (Education, Labor and Social Affairs, Youth, Child Care Board, UNICEF  , Iraqi Red Crescent Association and other civil society organizations such as ( Woman League, Amaar Charity Institution, Nabadh Al- Iraq, Alaq organization, Iraq Shahad organization) as well as number of cultural and academic figures. It will present cultural programs by students at different stages, and participating students of  ( Art Institutions, Orphan Houses, the disabled  and displaced people) to implement various sections of the festival which lasts two months.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

1. Widening  the participation and interaction among different Ministry of Education Directorates, Orphans, and the disabled of  children.

2. Activating the collective work between the House and other institutions concerned with childhood houses.

3. To promote the children to show their talents in fields of (painting, acting, music, poetry, singing, and sports).

4. Building bridges of future cooperation on a wider scale

5.  Providing  wide opportunities to artistic and literary products of writers, intellectuals and students.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

: a special budget is allocated for implementation of this procedure by the budget of the Children Cultural House.

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)