Profile Structure

Country profiles are researched and written by national experts and are made up of 80 categories and indicators, organised into nine main chapters:

  • Historical perspective: cultural policies and instruments
  • General objectives and principles of cultural policy
  • Competence, decision-making and administration
  • Current issues in cultural policy development and debate
  • Main legal provisions in the cultural field
  • Financing of culture
  • Public institutions in cultural infrastructure
  • Promoting creativity and participation
  • Sources and links

For the full grid, see Structure