Promoting startups in cultural and creative industries in Palestine 2017

Leaders Organization
Ministry of Culture
Palestinian National Commission for Education Culture and Science (PNCECS)
Cette mesure a été reportée par la société civile.
Décrivez les principales caractéristiques de la mesure/initiative: 
1. The project aimed to reinforce Palestine’s cultural and creative industries through the creation of startups and new models of entrepreneurship, leading to the empowerment of local cultural entrepreneurs. 2. Encouraged cooperation and partnerships, in the spirit of innovation. The project beneficiaries had the opportunity to participate in exchange programmes, which encouraged learning, knowledge transfer and the creation of new markets 3. Built local skills and professional capacities: through training in entrepreneurship and coaching sessions, the project created new job opportunities, notably for youth 4. Contributed to the development of evidence-based cultural policies that are adapted to cultural industries and that lead to structural change through the elaboration of recommendations 5. Promoted women’s equal participation and opportunities as cultural entrepreneurs
Quels sont les résultats atteints jusqu’à présent grâce à la mise en œuvre de la mesure/initiative ?: 
1. Cultural entrepreneurs and stakeholders are made aware of the economic potential of cultural industries 2. The management capacities of young entrepreneurs in the cultural and creative industries are strengthened 3. The main challenges in local policies and legal frameworks are identified 4. 10 startups, chosen on the basis of innovation and sustainability criteria, completed an incubation programme 5. A network of professionals and investors working at the local, regional and international levels is established.
Objectif(s) de la Convention 2005 de l'UNESCO
Domaines culturels
Priorités tranversales