360° – Fund for New City Cultures (360° – Fonds für Kulturen der neuen Stadtgesellschaft), since 2010, calls for applications in 2018 and 2019

Federal Cultural Foundation (Kulturstiftung des Bundes)
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Main aims:
Facilitating culturally diverse community life; using the positive role of art and culture in the development of an immigration-rich society
Promoting greater openness to diversity among cultural institutions; talking about immigration and cultural diversity in cultural institutions and urban society; reducing structural exclusion from cultural life

Target groups:
General public; cultural actors; political decision-makers; cultural institutions; associations; trade unions; foundations; civil society; professional artists; focus on refugees

Expected results:
Seeing the cultural diversity of the cities' societies reflected in the programmes, staff and audiences of their cultural institutions; drawing up proposals and measures for diversifying institutions and helping to foster an open society; having participating institutions share their experience and expand their skills

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

In the two rounds of applications in 2017 and 2018, some EU13.9 million was allocated to 39 cultural institutions: 16 museums, 13 theatres, eight libraries, one music school and one symphony orchestra; information and consultation events held in several German towns and cities in 2017 and 2018

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

Funding of EU13.9 million for the 2017 and 2018 rounds of applications; total funding of EU21 million for 2016 to 2024; funding for one project-related job in the cultural institution in question plus additional project funds of up to EU100,000 per institution through the German Federal Cultural Foundation - contingent on co-financing of at least EU50,000 for each institution from its own or third-party resources

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
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