Fund for Cultural Participation

Pays-Bas
When
2017
Who
Ministry of Education, Science and Culture.
Objectifs clefs de la mesure:

The Fund for Cultural Participation stimulates active cultural involvement of all people in the Netherlands. The Fund aims to contribute to an open society in which people of all ages and backgrounds can develop their creativity. The Fund connects and supports people, organizations and the government who are involved in cultural participation.[1] The Fund is established and subsidized by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science.

Périmètre de la mesure:
National
Nature de la mesure:
financial
Principale caractéristique de la mesure:

: The Fund subsidises cultural initiatives and schools throughout the Netherlands which stimulate culture participation. The Fund cooperates with cultural institutions, clubs, cultural heritage organizations, schools, other funds, the government and social institutions. With personal stories on its website (http://www.cultuurparticipatie.nl) the fund raises awareness of the social value of culture.[1] An example of this is the project Let’s Dance, where young and experienced dancers danced together with elderly amateur dancers in a performance on migration and refugees. The project was funded by the FCP.

 

[1] Ibid.

Résultats attendus de la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

The Fund funds several projects to stimulate cultural participation. In 2015, around 6 million people were involved in cultural activities[1].

Ressources financières allouées à la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

In 2015, the Fund received almost 8 million euro from the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science.[1]

Principales conclusions de la mise en oeuvre de la mesure:

All six national funds are evaluated every four years by an independent committee.

Indicateurs utilisés pour déterminer l’impact:
All six national funds are evaluated every four years by an independent committee.