Culture

The Ministry deviates from the plan, out of 500, it gives 2 million euros for projects

There are also 323 cultural projects that will receive about two million euros that the Ministry of Culture has decided to distribute in the last month of the year (Photo: Driton Paçarada)
 

For the open call at the beginning of September, the Ministry of Culture had planned 500 thousand euros. But this figure has quadrupled. In the published lists, it appears that non-governmental organizations were supported with 1 million 342 thousand 296 euros, while individual projects with 605 thousand 650. Altogether, they reach the figure of 1 million 947 thousand 946 euros. It is about 186 individuals and 137 non-governmental organizations

Regarding capital projects, the Ministry of Culture has failed as always, according to the Government's own figures, with ten percent of the budget spent until the end of September. But the highest cultural institution has found ways to increase expenses. It is doing this by subsidizing the independent cultural scene. For the open call at the beginning of September, MKRS planned 500 thousand euros. But this figure has quadrupled.

In the published lists, it appears that non-governmental organizations were supported with 1 million 342 thousand 296 euros, while individual projects with 605 thousand 650. Altogether, they reach the figure of 1 million 947 thousand 946 euros. It is about 186 individuals and 137 non-governmental organizations. The list of organizations is approved. That of individual, preliminary projects. Both are in the appeal period. They were published on Wednesday afternoon.