Cultural Domains:
UNESCO Priorities:
Funds Allocated:
US$ 21 090.00
Beneficiary countries:
Applicant:
Ministry of Culture
Start date
Mar 2014
End date
Mar 2015

About the project:

The project aims at creating a space for discussion, learning and networking among Peruvian authorities, cultural practitioners and private sector representatives on funding culture.
The Ministry of Culture is a public institution responsible for the design, adoption, implementation and monitoring of national cultural policies in Peru.

    Expected results:

    • Peru’s challenges and opportunities on funding culture are identified.
    • Connections among stakeholders are created to contribute to the development of partnerships and collaborations.
    • The capacities of 50 cultural managers are strengthened in terms of resource mobilization and effective management of cultural organizations.

    Funding Culture: unveiling challenges and opportunities

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    Project implementation period: 
    2014 to 2015
    About the project: 

    The project aims at creating a space for discussion, learning and networking among Peruvian authorities, cultural practitioners and private sector representatives on funding culture.
    The Ministry of Culture is a public institution responsible for the design, adoption, implementation and monitoring of national cultural policies in Peru.

      Beneficiary countries: 
      Peru
      Country of applicant: 
      Peru
      Funds allocated (in USD): 
      USD21090.00
      Sections: 
      Title of the section: 
      Expected results:
      Short Description: 
      • Peru’s challenges and opportunities on funding culture are identified.
      • Connections among stakeholders are created to contribute to the development of partnerships and collaborations.
      • The capacities of 50 cultural managers are strengthened in terms of resource mobilization and effective management of cultural organizations.
      Position: 
      Top left
      Title of the section: 
      Main activities:
      Short Description: 
      • Organizing five inter-sectoral consultation meetings to generate a dialogue among key stakeholders involved in the project, share ideas and present case studies.
      • Drafting recommendations to inform policies and strategies of the Ministry of Culture addressing the funding of culture.
      • Organizing a training workshop on cultural management, corporate governance, fundraising and marketing.
      Position: 
      Bottom Right
      Style: 
      highlighted
      Title of the section: 
      How does this project contribute to the implementation of the 2005 Convention?
      Short Description: 
      • Contributes to the introduction of better informed cultural policies to promote the funding of culture in Peru – the publication and dissemination of the conclusions and recommendations of the inter-sectoral meetings are instrumental in ensuring effective policy interventions to develop a competitive and dynamic local cultural sector.
      • Reinforces local skills and capacities - by providing training in effective management, fundraising and marketing, this project strengthens the skills of cultural managers in Peru, promotes income generation and underlines the importance of the link between culture and development. 
      Position: 
      Bottom Left
      Organization: 
      Ministry of Culture
      Family name: 
      Guerrero Varas
      Given name: 
      Jerka
      Position: 
      Coordinator
      Year of application: 
      2013
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