Bilateral Cooperation

Ministry of Culture and Sports
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Key objectives of the measure:

Through bilateral cultural aggreements and programs the Ministry of Culture and Sports in co-operation with Ministry of Foreign Affairs, aim at the development of cultural relations between the countries, the exchange of experts in the fields of cultural heritage and contemporary artistic creation, and the exchange of artists and creators. They also provide for the exchange of information and persons responsible for cultural management in order to strengthen management and strategic capacities in public sector cultural institutions. They further aim to promote specific cultural expressions, such as the film industry, books, music, etc., as well as developing a cooperation between relevant stakeholders such as publishers, authors’ associations, theater companies, dance groups, film centers and archives, etc.

Scope of the measure:
Nature of the measure:
regulatory, institutional
Main feature of the measure:

The Ministries of Culture and Sports and Foreign Affairs in bilateral cooperation agreements constantly propose the inclusion of a specific reference of the 2005 Convention. These bilateral cultural agreements and programs are guided by the objectives of the Convention and some refer explicitly to them.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Enhancment of bilateral cultural co-operation.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

No data available