Study on Participation of Civil Society Organizations in Cultural Sector

Where
United Arab Emirates
When
2020
Who
Ministry of Culture and Youth
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

In 2019, the Ministry of Culture and Youth, in collaboration with the Ministry of Community Development, launched a study to examine the current role and participation of civil society organizations in the UAE's cultural sector. The outcome of this study, which is expected to be complete by 2021, will inform polices and measures aimed at strengthening the role of non-profit organizations in the cultural ecosystem of the UAE.

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

The Ministry of Community Development and the Ministry of Culture and Youth have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in 2020 to collaborate and activate the role of cultural civil society organizations, enabling them to make a greater contribution to the UAE's cultural sector. This partnership is an indication of the value and importance placed on civil society organizations in the UAE and the development of the cultural sector.

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
NO
If yes, what are the main conclusions/recommendations?: 

The study to examine the current role and participation of civil society organizations in the UAE's cultural sector is expected to be complete in 2021.

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain