Iraqi Cultural Creativity Award

Key objectives of the measure:

1. The  Ministry of Culture seeks  to support  the creators financially and morally to enrich the  Iraqi culture scene with cultural and artistic innovations.

2.  Enhancing  the status of Iraqi intellectual and elevating  his creative achievement.

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

The Ministry of Culture announced (Iraqi Cultural Creativity Award) in 2015 in its first session with participation of artists, educated and the interested people, researchers and academicians. Its second session announced in 2016  with the aim of enhancing the widest participation of the creators and promoting their cultural achievements

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

1. Increasing of creative fields to the participants at (5) fields in the first session in 2015 to (9) epistemic fields in second session in 2016.

2. Increasing the number of participants and competing all in order to win of (Iraqi Cultural Creativity Award).

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

the ministry has allocated a monetary prize ($5000) five thousand dollars for each winner with an abstract sculpture made of bronze and an appreciation certificate as well.

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)