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ALL-AROUND CULTURE Programme - co-funded by the European Union

Editor 1 • 30 January 2021
Touth Led Initiatives

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Jury results announcement for Youth-led Cultural & Civic Initiatives(Selection process on January 26, 2021)

377 applications from 7 countries






All-Around Culture Programme aims to foster a vital cultural ecosystem as an enabling environment for social and economic inclusion of young people in seven countries across the Arab region including Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia, and Libyan and Syrian communities in these countries.


All-Around Culture is a collaborative and interconnected programme that consists of 5 components implemented over a 4-year period :

CULTURAL ALLIANCES : Support the stability of 36 cultural entities and foster their investment in sustainable collaboration to facilitate and increase access to culture within their contexts.

Call for applications: November 03, 2020                                                Submission deadline: January 07, 2021  

Youth Led Initiatives

YOUTH-LED INITIATIVES : Promote youth-led cultural and civic initiatives through 32 research and 24 production grants along with collaborative laboratories to support community-based and contextual artistic production. 

Call for applications: October 29, 2020 
Submission deadline: December 25, 2020

CROSS-BORDER COLLABORATION : Create partnerships and exchange knowledge among 60 cultural entities from the Arab Region and Europe. 

Call for applications: April 2021

INTERCONNECTED ENVIRONMENT : Practice ongoing knowledge exchange in order to connect diverse learning needs throughout the programme, as well as share ecosystem based approaches and practices with a wider community.

AWARENESS & DIALOGUE : Establish a Platform advocating for open access to culture and for actions to ameliorate the working environment for cultural and artistic actions in the countries of intervention.


The programme is co-funded by the EuropeanUnion


IMPLEMENTING PARTNERS : MitOst (Berlin), Culture Resource (Beirut), A. M. Qattan Foundation (Ramallah) and lArt Rue (Tunis)








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