Algeria/ 5.2 Legislation on culture  

In recent years, the cultural sector has become increasingly engaged in presenting legislation, evinced by a series of texts designed to regulate cultural practices in Algeria. These texts highlighted laws which do not suit current cultural developments. They also introduced techniques for protecting heritage and performance, and organizing cultural events. During the last few years, authorities have issued new laws defining the function of cultural institutions, which provides for financial incentives for private sector institutions that offer support and financing to events in the cultural sector.

Chapter published: 03-05-2013