Field Detail
Theme Human Development
Code HD-CUL-3.3
Sub-theme Culture
Name Protection of traditional knowledge policy/implementation of model law
Definition Including updated and implemented Copyright law; collection of copyright royalties re performing and visual arts). That laws are seen to be implemented and policed - number of offenders prosecuted under such laws
Calculation/Formula Qualitative Y/N
Unit of Measure Y/N
Assumptions That such laws have been drafted
Limitations Laws may exist but not implemented or policed
Intended Direction of change Increase
Purpose/Rationale Measures the conditions for cultural vitality (which includes preserving heritage and encouraging innovation). Measures state’s concern with protection, preservation and promotion of cultural expressions and knowledge
Policy Linkages Copyright laws
Preferred Data Sources Survey of cultural rights implementation
Alternative_Data Sources Government legal services and policy frameworks
Primary Data Collection System National Administrative Records - National accounts, government budgets and plans
Frequency of Data Collection Ongoing
Other agencies countries_ must report to: UNESCO
SPC Responsibility - Data Management HDP
Means of Verification (outside NSO system) Government legal services
SPC Programme HDP
Numerator Qualitative Y/N