Algeria/ 4.2 Specific policy issues and recent debates  

4.2.8 Social cohesion and cultural policies

Social cohesion via cultural activities is considered a key priority in Algeria's political rhetoric. However, no specific program has been developed to target more socially isolated citizens and the debate about public access to culture is still very old-fashioned, in addition to the fact that no state-sponsored social-scientific study about the Algerian public has been conducted since independence.

Chapter published: 03-05-2013