Programme: “Cultural and Creative Industries: Cultural Start-ups”

Lithuanian Council for Culture
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The goal of the funding programme "Cultural and Creative Industries: Cultural Start-Ups" is to encourage the contribution of cultural content to the cultural and creative industries (CCIs) to initiate and develop products and/or services that create economic value and contribute to the growth of cultural and creative industries' exports. In this programme, financial aid is provided for the initiation, development, publicity (including the preparation of marketing material required for promotion), and popularisation of products and/or services (including video games and multimedia) developed by the creative industries in Lithuania and abroad.

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

A total of 9 projects received funding in 2019.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

In 2019, USD 75 932 was allocated for the implementation of the measure.

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)