Eligible beneficiary countries
The main aim of this project is to strengthen the system of governance for culture in developing countries, through technical assistance. This takes the form of in-the-field missions carried out by recognised experts, designed to respond to the specific needs and priorities of the beneficiary countries.
Which countries can apply?
- Developing countries Parties to the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural expressions; that are
- Eligible beneficiary countries under the European Union thematic programme “Investing in People”.
Public authorities and institutions from eligible countries could submit applications for technical assistance to UNESCO. After consultation, the Project Steering committee selected a limited number of applications. Those selected then had the opportunity to choose the experts to carry out the assistance by consulting their profiles in the Pool of experts.