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Today, 11 October at 3 pm, Minister of Culture Anneli Ott will present to the Riigikogu the development plan for the new period of culture “Cultural Development Plan 2021–2030” or “Culture 2030”. The development plan sets goals by areas and takes into account the consequences of the corona crisis, changing labour relations and the needs of balanced development of the creative sector.
Until 1 January 2022, amendments to the Creative Persons and Creative Associations Act will apply, which in 2021 relaxed the conditions for applying for creative support.
Today, 7 September, Minister of Culture Anneli Ott met with TALO, the Central Organization of Employees' Trade Unions. The salary perspective of cultural workers in 2022 was in question.
"Among the major steps in the near future, I will highlight the changes in librarianship, because the role of public libraries has changed significantly compared to the past. Public libraries must ensure equal opportunities for all Estonian residents, be it unlimited access to information and knowledge, the opportunity to educate oneself and participate in culture, to develop reading habits and to develop digital skills, "said Minister of Culture Anneli Ott .
As early as Monday, the government decided that from August 2, up to 500 people and up to 1,500 people can take part in indoor events and activities without infection control.
The Minister of Culture Anneli Ott signed a directive granting 106 private and local government cultural organisers crisis support for the restructuring of a service, product, business process or business model for 4,923,079 euros.