CultLink – Arts and Crafts, a gateway to dialogue and diversity – 2009

The CultLink project’s main objective was to contribute to improving the social, educational and cultural conditions in Syria where the recovery and protection of cultural heritage are key factors for social and economic development.

The aim of the project was to demonstrate the contribution of arts and crafts to cultural diversity, dialogue and local development, to ensure exchanges and dialogue between artisans to promote their activities and share best practices, to establish permanent contact points between civil society organizations, and elevate the community conditions through improving their ability to participate in sustainable human, cultural and economic development.


  • Presentation of good practices by participating countries.
  • Exhibition of handicrafts by women in Arab countries.


Funding programme: € 13.000 Office of the European Commission Delegation in Syria under the EuropeAid programme

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