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Diversity of Cultural Expressions

World Observatory on the Social Status of the Artist

Arab States

Member States of UNESCO and specialized NGOs in artistic fields have been contacted and replied to a survey, the aim of which was to collect information on the social and fiscal status of artists; on international standards and national laws regulating this status; their rights; and their international mobility.

Reply to the survey:

  • Questionnaire Member States | fr | en | es

  • Questionnaire specialized NGOs | fr | en | es 

The following countries replied to the survey:

Useful links:

  • Arab Fund for Arts & Culture 
    Non profit organization which aims to stimulate and support artistic creativity and freedom of cultural expressions in the Arab World

  • Young Arab Theatre Fund (YATF)
    Fund which aims to support young directors and independant artists living in the Arab States and working in the field of performing arts

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