“Burning Issues” conference, 2019

Where
Germany
When
2020
Who
Ensemble Network (ensemble-netzwerk)
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Main aims:
Addressing diversity and gender equality in the artistic and cultural sectors; identifying characteristic representations of female and male roles; drafting policy proposals to end discrimination against women

Target groups:
Theatre professionals; cultural policy-makers and municipal and Land-level policy-makers

Expected results:
Holding a conference on gender equality issues in the theatre

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

In 2019, 500 theatre professionals, students, experts and politicians exchanged experiences and identified areas in need of improvement, particularly the gender pay gap, management styles, women in senior positions, the compatibility of family and career, portrayals of women on stage, the ageing process in the theatre/on stage; refined cultural policy goals

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Berlin Theatertreffen
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
NO
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Performing Arts