Region: Arab States
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 8/12/2011

Point of Contact

Lubna Tamimi
Ministry of Culture
Albeire, P.O.Box 147 Ramallah
Palestinian Territory

News and Events

IFCD Projects Change Lives Across the Globe

Since 2010, the impactful projects of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD) empower...

Gaza’s Rising Stars Unleash Their Artistic Potential Through Theater

UNESCO empowering youth in Gaza through the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD...

Ethiopia, Jamaica, Namibia, Palestine and Panama to strengthen creative industries through EU/UNESCO Expert Facility

Today, the cultural and creative industries (CCIs) employ nearly 30 million people worldwide, and...

Palestine: Community-based theatre inspires the youth in Gaza

Community theatre has the power to bring people together. It can also help community members...

Capturing Palestinian arts professionals’ voices

Despite severe political and economic challenges, the cultural and creative industries in Palestine...


Support preferential treatment measures for cultural entrepreneurs in Palestine

The project aims to reduce the rate of unemployment in the Palestinian cultural sector by introducing the first cultural entrepreneurship hub that...

UNESCO scales up support to improve the status of the artist worldwide

The UNESCO-Aschberg programme offers direct assistance to member states to further the implementation of the 2005...

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Creating a dedicated institution to support Palestine’s film industry

In the last 10 years, Palestinian films have achieved significant success and recognition in major...

Reshaping Cultural Policies for the Promotion of Fundamental Freedoms and the Diversity of Cultural Expressions in Palestine

Within the framework of the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural...

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