ACP-EU Culture programme

Mid-term review ACP-EU Culture programme – FED/2018/038-650



The mid-term evaluation shall cover the ACP-EU Programme “Towards a Sustainable Cultural Industry” (ACP-EU Culture) funded under the 11th European Development Fund (EDF), which started in January 2019.

The program aims at:

- Promoting the quality of productions and their distribution on national and international markets.

- Encouraging entrepreneurship, cultural innovation and youth participation.

- Creating decent jobs and increasing the income of artists and cultural professionals.

The expected results are:

- An improved production of cultural goods and services, both qualitatively and quantitatively,

- An improved access to national, regional and international markets for cultural goods and services and an enhanced image/visual education for young audiences.

Better access to financing mechanisms and innovative technological approaches for companies and are functional.

The main objectives of the mid-term evaluation are to provide the relevant services of the European Union, the interested stakeholders with:

- an overall independent assessment of the performance of the ACP-EU culture programme, paying particular attention to its different levels of results measured against its expected objectives; and the reasons underpinning such results,

- key lessons learned, conclusions and related recommendations in order to improve current and future interventions.


24/12/2022 - 31/08/2023


Governance, Education and Social Development


134.990 €


European Union


European Union

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