Lebanon/ 2. General objectives and principles of cultural policy  

2.2 National definition of culture

Cultural Policy is a sort of formal agreement among official viewpoints on identifying and listing the most important principles and priorities of cultural activities.

In general and conventional terms, Cultural Policy is a set of objectives, basics, principles, priorities and scientific approach. In Lebanon, Cultural Policy is not a documented text. The Ministry of Culture and Higher Education was created by virtue of Law no. 215 dated 2/4/1993, and Article 11 of Law no. 247 dated 7/8/2000 amended the name into "Ministry of Culture")www.culture.gov.lb).

Chapter published: 07-04-2016