You can find the basic elements of the 2014-2017 Strategic Plan of the Kultura Nova Foundation on this page.

The 2014-2017 Strategic Plan of the Kultura Nova Foundation was adopted by the Foundation's Managing Board on May 23 2014. You can find the basic elements of the Strategic Plan on this page, and its entire contents in Croatian is available for download here.

Vision: A strong, stable and diverse civil society in the fields of contemporary arts and culture that creates new artistic praxis and praxis of critical public activism and entices positive social changes in the Republic of Croatia.

Mission: Kultura Nova Foundation provides professional and financial support to civil society organizations in the fields of contemporary arts and culture in the Republic of Croatia.

Strategic goal 1: To contribute to the building and strengthening of organizations' capacities for the development of contemporary artistic and cultural praxis

Specific goals:

  • to improve the organizational capacities of civil society organizations
  • to entice the development of new cultural and artistic programmes

Main programmes:

1. Support for the development of organizational capacities
2. Support for the development of new cultural and artistic programmes
3. Education on cultural management
4. Regional center for education, research and development of arts and culture

Activities:

1.1. Development support for organizations
2.1. Support for artistic research
2.2. Support for new international projects
2.3. Support for selection of foreign programmes
3.1. Support for professional training
3.2. Seminars, workshops, trainings
4.1. Participatory process of establishing a managing and programme model of a center
4.2. Reuse and reconstruction of an architectural heritage edifice

Strategic goal 2: To contribute to the development of advanced cooperation praxis in culture

Specific goals:

  • to entice the development and stabilization of models of continuous cooperation and networking
  • to enhance participation in forming of innovative cultural policies and other related policies

Main programmes:

1. Development support for cooperation platforms
2. Participation in forming of cultural and other related policies

Activities:

1.1. Development support for programme cooperation platforms in the Republic of Croatia
1.2. Development support for advocacy cooperation platforms in the Republic of Croatia
1.3. Development support for cooperation platforms in Southeastern Europe
2.1. Participation in decision making processes on the local, national and international level
2.2. Organization of national and international conferences
2.3. Participation at local, national and international conferences
2.4. Participation in the work of international organizations and networks

Strategic goal 3: To contribute to the development of knowledge on contemporary arts and culture

Specific goals:

  • to entice the systematization and sharing of knowledge of the developed within the sector
  • to improve the follow-up and evaluation within the sector

Main programmes:

1. Support for the sharing of knowledge
2. The development of an interdisciplinary educational programme
3. Research programme

Activities:

1.1. Support for informal educational programmes for the public
1.2. Support for research-documentation activities
2.1. Participatory process of establishing an educational programme and its curriculum
2.2. The implementation of an experimental educational programme
2.3. Organization of expert conferences
3.1. The implementation of research on the work and achievements of civil society organizations
3.2. The implementation of research on managing and financing models in culture
3.3. The implementation of research on education in culture
3.4. The follow-up and evaluation of programmes implemented by the Foundation
3.5. The gathering and analysis of statistical indicators on organizations supported by the Foundation
3.6. Publishing of the research results

Strategic goal 4: To contribute to the acknowledgement of the importance of arts and culture in the development of society

Specific goals:

  • to entice the involvement of cultural organizations in the development of communities and society
  • to entice the involvement of the public and direct communication with the public

Main programmes:

1. Support for audience development
2. “Culture for social change” programme

Activities:

1.1. Support for audience development using digital technologies
2.1. Support for socially engaged cultural actions and projects
2.2. “Culture for social change” annual award