Art market Jerusalem 2017

Youth Initiative
Radio Yabous
Roya TV
The Palestinian Heritage Museum- dar al-Tifel al-Arabi Organisation
The Holy Land Hotel
Ramallah Municipality- Children & youth public Library
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Art Market Jerusalem initiative aimed at involving artists, artisans and designers with the community through sociocultural events, and to enhance their work while creating opportunities for the society to increase appreciation and interaction with the artistic context in Palestine. It is a platform for Jerusalemite artists and craftsmen to display their products and to develop their entrepreneurial projects through focusing on various aspects of marketing, product design and material use among others. It also aims to exchange experiences and knowledge between the craftsmen and artists with the community through workshops and practical lectures. The events usually take on 15-25 participants depending on the event venue and time of the year.

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

More awareness on handcrafts and the production process, and improved products, designs and better marketing resulting from the in depth sessions with the crafters, artisans, artists and designers.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

The initiative is run solely by admission fees average 75$ paid by the participants themselves to participate in the two-day events. in addition to 10$ per participant per workshop, and 2$ per special designed postcards to contribute to covering events' costs.

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Private Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Visual Arts