Reinforce Rwanda Arts Council

Rwanda Academy of Language and Culture
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Rwanda Academy of Language and Culture provides support and advice to the development of the structures of artists in Rwanda. Artists are mobilised to be part of the federations, thence, the members of the Rwanda Arts Council. The mission of the Rwanda Arts Council are:

1. To be an umbrella of Rwanda Artists Federations, for one advocacy.
2. To promote the sector of creative industry in Rwanda by increasing skills of artists, for better performance in arts.
3. To cooperate with public and private sectors who have culture, history, tourism in their responsibilities, to promote a creative industry based on Rwandan culture, history and tourism;
4. To cooperate with public and private sectors to create and attain markets of products of Rwanda artists.
5. To cooperate with copyright societies for protection of intellectual property of our artist.
6. To cooperate with Art Councils of other countries, for multilaterals exchange between Rwanda artists and foreign artists.
7. to advise, upon request or on own initiative, on matters relating to art and creative industry in Rwanda.

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

- 7 Federations have been supported to acquire legal status
- Arts structures have been set up onto all administrative and local government (district level )

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Rwanda Academy of Language and Culture
Public Sector
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)