Palestine National Theater Festival 2018. 2019

Ministry of Culture
Theater Institutions
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The Palestine National Theater Festival, in cooperation with of the Arab Theater Institute - United Arab Emirates, is held annually on 25 October, gathering artists from all over Palestine, contributing to disseminating the theater culture among youth and building capabilities of workers in the theater field.

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

1. Support new theatrical productions in Palestine
2. Create cultural space to expose new productions
3. Holding technical and artistic workshops by Arab and international experts.
4. Disseminating of theater culture among youth.
5. Promoting theater as a tool for societal change

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

Total: 131.000 $

Funded by:
The Arab Theater Institute 100.000 $
Ministry of Culture 31.000 $

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Ramallah Municipality
Public Sector
The Palestinian Broadcasting Corporation (PBC)
Public Sector
Theater Institutions
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Birzeit University
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

1. Increase the audience participation in theater
2. Provide space for exchange of cultural expertise
3. Create new theaters in Palestinian cities.