12 August 2010
Freemuse receives funding from

  • Postkodlotteriet, Sweden
  • Sigrid Rausing Trust
  • Safemuse, Norway
  • Roskilde Festival Charity Society, Denmark
  • Björn Afzelius International Culture Foundation

Freemuse has previously received funding and donations from:

Sweden’s Special Initiative for Democratisation and Freedom of Expression

Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA)

Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Fritt Ord, Norway

Roskilde Festival Charity Society, Denmark

Danish Ministry of Culture

Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Danish Music Council

Danish Musicians Union

Kopifon, Denmark

Sonning Foundation, Denmark

European Cultural Foundation


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3rd Freemuse World Conference – report
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About Freemuse
Basic information about Freemuse
Afghanistan: Freemuse workshop in Kabul
At a workshop in Kabul participants from all over the country identified some of the key problems that make life difficult for Afghan musicians and composers.
The ‘Freemuse Ambassadors’ are typically musicians or music promoters who support the Freemuse cause
List of a number of international prizes and awards and words of recognition which Freemuse has received for its work
Bahrain: Freemuse appeal: Stop persecution of artists
In a letter to the Bahraini Minister of Culture, Freemuse has protested against the sacking of cultural workers and artists following the popular uprisings in the country in March 2011
Board of Advisors
Members of the Freemuse Board of Advisors
Call for establishing Scandinavian safe havens for persecuted musicians
SKAP, Freemuse and the Swedish Arts Council urges the Swedish government to allow the Swedish cities to receive threatened composers and musicians
Censorship in apartheid South Africa: Documentary and school material
Censorship in apartheid South Africa: Documentary and school material
The purpose and constitution of Freemuse

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