Cultural Domains:
UNESCO Priorities:
Funds Allocated:
US$ 72 928.00
Beneficiary countries:
Applicant:
Cambodian Living Arts
Start date
Apr 2021
End date
Apr 2023

About the project:

Cambodian Living Arts, a non-profit organization committed to preserving and reviving endangered performing arts, proposes to: 1) create an independent association to enhance civil society participation in policy making; 2) strengthen civil society participation in policy-making decision; and 3) conduct a research on the contribution of the cultural and creative industries (CCIs) in Cambodia.

How does this project contribute to the implementation of the 2005 Convention?

  • Reinforces the role of civil society in cultural policy making and implementation - The project will provide civil society with more tools and opportunities to work collectively, engaging and collaborating with national authorities.
  • Strengthens processes and mechanisms for public policy making and implementation - The project will provide quantitative data to enable the creative industries to advocate for supportive policies that address their needs.

Strengthening civil society engagement in cultural policy development in Cambodia

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Project implementation period: 
2021 to 2023
About the project: 

Cambodian Living Arts, a non-profit organization committed to preserving and reviving endangered performing arts, proposes to: 1) create an independent association to enhance civil society participation in policy making; 2) strengthen civil society participation in policy-making decision; and 3) conduct a research on the contribution of the cultural and creative industries (CCIs) in Cambodia.

Beneficiary countries: 
Cambodia
Country of applicant: 
Cambodia
Funds allocated (in USD): 
USD72928.00
Sections: 
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Main activities
Short Description: 
  • Creat an independent association with a membership-based model to represent CCIs in Cambodia.
  • Organize two Annual General Meeting (AGM) to define priorities and projects to be implemented.
  • Create a dedicated website to gather all relevant information on the CCIs.
  • Establish Living Arts Fellows programs to provide mentoring and promote exchanges.
  • Provide peer-to-peer learning to bring tools and knowledge to the association on policymaking and advocacy activities.
  • Conduct data collection based on indicators approved by the steering committee of the association.
  • Present an analytical report including recommendations at the AGM and publish it through the website.
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Title of the section: 
How does this project contribute to the implementation of the 2005 Convention?
Short Description: 
  • Reinforces the role of civil society in cultural policy making and implementation - The project will provide civil society with more tools and opportunities to work collectively, engaging and collaborating with national authorities.
  • Strengthens processes and mechanisms for public policy making and implementation - The project will provide quantitative data to enable the creative industries to advocate for supportive policies that address their needs.
Position: 
Top left
Organization: 
Cambodian Living Arts
Year of application: 
2020
Type of applicant: 
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