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Ukraine/ 2. General objectives and principles of cultural policy  

2.2 National definition of culture

According to the Law of Ukraine on Culture (2011), culture is: "a complex of material and spiritual achievements of a certain human community (ethnos, nation), accumulated, consolidated and enriched over a long period, which is handed down from one generation to another and includes all kinds of art, cultural heritage, cultural values, science, education, and reflects the level of development of this community".

According to the Long-term Development Strategy of Ukrainian Culture (Strategy of Reforms, 2016), culture encourages diverse forms of creativity and, at the same time, promotes innovation of traditions, development of the creative economy, innovative policy and active public participation in the building of a modern and democratic state.

Chapter published: 06-02-2018

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