The National Endowment for the Arts announces the nonprofit arts organizations recommended for direct funding through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. These 855 organizations—located in every state, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico—will receive a total of $44.5 million in nonmatching funds to support staff salaries, fees for artists or contractual personnel, and facilities costs.
Nesta terça-feira (30.06), a Lei de Emergência Cultural foi publicada no Diário Oficial da União sob o número 14.017 após ser sancionada pelo Governo Federal na tarde anterior. Batizada de Aldir Blanc em homenagem ao compositor que faleceu em decorrência da Covid-19, prevê R$ 3 bilhões ao setor cultural durante a pandemia, que serão executados de forma descentralizada por estados e municípios.
Park Jong-kwan, 61, chairman of Arts Council Korea, tightened his belt. It will be used to help the Corona 19 victims by reducing the cost of operating the institution.
Thousands of jobs across Australia’s arts industry will be backed with a new $250 million targeted package to help restart the creative economy and get the entertainment, arts and screen sectors back to work, as they rebuild from the impacts of COVID-19.
Australia's arts sector will get access to $250 million worth of grants and loans under a COVID-19 recovery package unveiled by the Federal Government.
The Australia Council has welcomed the announcement of an industry specific support package for the cultural and creative industries.