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Policy of Cultural Affairs in Japan ― Fiscal 2014

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  1. Foundations for Cultural Administration
    1. The Organization of the Agency for Cultural Affairs
    2. Fundamental Law for the Promotion of Culture and the Arts and Basic Policy on the Promotion of Culture and the Art
    3. Formulation of the Third Basic Policy and Establishment of a PDCA Cycle
    4. Formulating the Intermediary Plan towards Creating a Nation Based on Culture and the Arts
    5. Council for Cultural Affairs
    6. Brief Overview of the Budget for the Agency for Cultural Affairs for FY 2014
    7. Commending Artistic and Related Personnel Achievement
    8. Cultural Publicity
    9. Private-Sector Support for the Arts and Culture
  2. Nurturing the Dramatic Arts
    1. Effective Support for the Creative Activities of Performing Arts
    2. Japan Arts Fund
    3. Nurturing Upcoming Artists with Potentially Global Appeal
    4. Organizing the National Arts Festival
  3. Promoting the Media Arts and Films
    1. Promoting the Media Arts
    2. Promoting Film Arts
  4. Promotion of Activities Enabling Children to Experience Arts and Culture
  5. Promoting Cultural Activities in Local Areas
    1. Local Revitalization by Utilizing the Advantage of Cultural Heritage
    2. Facilitating Unique Artistic and Cultural Activities in Local Communities
    3. Encouraging Local Residents to Participate in Artistic and Cultural Activities
    4. Training Human Resources to Support Artistic and Cultural Activities
    5. Projects to Revitalize Theaters and Concert Halls etc.
    6. Development of a Culture and Art Creation City
    7. Power of Culture Projects
  6. Preservation and Utilization of Cultural Properties
    1. Outline of the System for Protecting Cultural Properties
    2. Tangible Cultural Properties
    3. Intangible Cultural Properties
    4. Folk Cultural Properties
    5. Monuments
    6. Cultural Landscapes
    7. Preservation Districts for Groups of Traditional Buildings
    8. Conservation Techniques for Cultural Properties
    9. Buried Cultural Properties
    10. Promotion of Basic Scheme for Historic and Cultural Properties
    11. World Heritage
    12. Protection of Intangible Cultural Heritage
    13. Cultural Heritage Online
  7. Responding to Copyright Policies for a New Era
  8. Japanese-Language Policy and Japanese-Language Education Policy
    1. Enhancing Policy Related to the Japanese Language
    2. Promoting Japanese Language Education for Foreigners
  9. Dissemination of Japanese Culture and Measures for International Cooperation through International Cultural Exchange
    1. Outline of International Cultural Exchange and Cooperation
    2. Comprehensive Promotion of International Cultural Exchange
    3. Promoting International Exchange and Cooperation for the Arts and Culture
    4. Promoting International Exchange and Cooperation Concerning Cultural Properties
  10. Promotion of the Ainu Culture
  11. Religious Juridical Persons and Administration of Religious Affairs
  12. Promoting Museums
    1. Support for Art Museums and History Museums
    2. Indemnity System for Works of Art etc.
    3. The System of Art Objects Enrollment
    4. National Archives of Modern Architecture
  13. National Cultural Facilities
  14. Agency for Cultural Affairs' Actions After the Great East Japan Earthquake
    1. Supporting Reconstruction Through Art and Culture
    2. Actions for Cultural Properties


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