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Festivals and other organizers in Norway now face a very difficult task. The government's compensation scheme for the cultural sector covers events through April, but now we need schemes that also include festivals throughout the summer, says Hagen.
Up to 30 million of the funds in the Norwegian Cultural Fund are set aside in a separate grant scheme for art and cultural projects during the corona pandemic. Both guidelines and application form are now ready, with the first application deadline on May 5.
Today, the Ministry of Culture presented the details of the new compensation scheme for cancelled, closed and delayed events in the cultural sector.
Now that the whole sector is in crisis, the government has been concerned that the measures we are proposing should be implemented as soon as possible. I am therefore pleased to announce that the Ministry of Culture has now made regulations and carried out the necessary procedures with ESA very quickly, says Minister of Culture and Gender Equality Abid Raja.
Up to 30 million of the funds in the Norwegian Cultural Fund are set aside in a separate grant scheme for art and cultural projects that must adapt to the corona pandemic. The scheme will also include projects that have already been completed.
The Arts Council has been tasked to manage a new compensation scheme targeting the cultural sector. - It is very gratifying that the Ministry of Culture now has a separate scheme that looks at the serious consequences coronavirus has had for art and culture in Norway, says Kristin Danielsen.