Artists‘ Contacts

Coming together in conversation: The Artists‘ Contacts programme supports international exchange and networking between cultural actors.

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Stipendiat:innen des CrossCulture Programms 2019

CCP Fellowships

CCP Fellowships enables professionals and committed volunteers to work in an intercultural environment for two to three months and to gather new skills.

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CCP Synergy

CCP Synergy brings two organisations from Germany and a partner country together. They work in cooperation on a project that brings cultural actors together in dialogue.

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Cultural Aid Ukraine

Baden-Württemberg will take up offers of help from the cultural scene for refugee artists and their families from Ukraine. We provide concrete help together with our partners, to...

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Cultural Assistant Programme

The Cultural Assistant Programme provides financial support for projects by organisations, associations and editorial offices of German minorities.

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Deployment Programme

The skills of professionals from youth and cultural work, cultural management or journalistic organisations of German minorities are supported through the Deployment Programme.

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Exhibition Funding

The Exhibition Funding programme supports contemporary artists in implementing art projects abroad.

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Job Shadowing Programme

Through the Jobs Shadowing Programme, employees of an organisation of German minorities receive new impulses for their work and projects.

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Online Magazine

The magazine has a clear focus: civil society. All content comes from local activists. They report on human rights, migration, culture, dialogue and climate issues.

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Social Media Grant

Taking the community on a journey: with the social media grant, people from German minority organisations can report from their countries in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus or Central...

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zivik Funding Programme

The zivik Funding Programme supports NGOs with the planning and implementation of projects in crisis and conflict regions worldwide.

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Additional Funding Programmes

Project Funding for German Minorities

ifa supports cultural projects as well as educational, youth and media projects of German minority organisations in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.

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Those who advocate for human rights often face danger and then need protection themselves. The Elisabeth-Selbert-Initiative provides threatened human rights defenders with a safe place to recuperate, cope with trauma, and when possible, to network and further develop their professional skills.

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Martin Roth Initiative

In many countries socio-political commitment results in personal danger for those involved. The Martin Roth Initiative facilitates shelter for artists at risk.

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ifa Alumni are former funding recipients, representatives and experts involved in cultural exchange, dialogue and communication worldwide. They are artists, curators, active in cultural management and in research about culture and foreign policy, and they are committed to the freedom of the arts, expression and information. ifa is dedicated to network with currently more than a thousand alumni in order for them to jointly develop new initiatives and projects.

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