SOURCES & LINKS

SWITZERLAND

KEY DOCUMENTS ON CULTURAL POLICY

Confoederatio Helvetica: Swiss Law Database.

Federal Office of Culture: Annual reports.

Federal Statistical Office: Yearbook.

Pro Helvetia: Annual reports.

KEY ORGANISATIONS AND PORTALS

Cultural policy making bodies

Conference of the Ministers of Education
http://www.edk.ch

Federal Department of Foreign Affairs
https://www.fdfa.admin.ch/eda/en/home.html

Federal Office of Culture
https://www.bak.admin.ch/

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
http://www.deza.ch

Swiss Arts Council (Pro Helvetia Foundation)
http://www.pro-helvetia.ch

Professional associations

Pro Litteris, Swiss Copyright Society
https://prolitteris.ch/

Swiss Theatre Association
http://www.theaterschweiz.ch

Suisseculture
http://www.suisseculture.ch

Société suisse des auteurs
http://www.ssa.ch

Suisseperform Suisa
http://www.suisa.ch 

Visarte (Association of Professional Visual Artists)
http://www.visarte.ch

Grant-giving bodies

Swissfoundation
http://www.swissfoundations.ch

Pro Helvetia
http://www.pro-helvetia.ch

Migros Kulturprozent
http://www.migros-kulturprozent.ch

Cultural research and statistics

Federal Statistical Office
http://www.statistik.admin.ch

Zurich University of the Arts
https://www.zhdk.ch/

Private and public cultural promotion database
http://www.kulturfoerderung.ch

Culture / arts portals

Online Platform Swiss Foundations
http://www.stiftungschweiz.ch

Residential stays, artist's studios in Switzerland and abroad
http://www.artists-in-residence.ch

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