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Federal Office of Culture

Key facts

The dispatch on the promotion of culture for the period 2016 to 2020 defines three strategic thrusts: strengthening participation in cultural life, promoting social cohesion and respect for linguistic and cultural minorities, and exploiting the creative and innovative potential of culture for Switzerland’s development. In 2016, the subsidies of the Federal Office of Culture (FOC) totalled CHF 141.2 million.