Provincial Secretariat for Culture Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities


Provincial Secretariat for Culture Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities

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Provincial Secretariat for Culture Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities .

The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities, in conformity with the law and the Statute, shall perform tasks of the provincial administration, in the field of culture, protection of cultural heritage, cinematography, endowments, funds and foundations, library services, publications, interregional cooperation in the field of culture, as well as protection of intellectual property rights in the field of culture, pertaining to the preparation of acts for the Assembly or Provincial Government which shall: establish institutes in the sphere of culture, determine the needs and interest of citizens in the territory of Vojvodina, in the field of culture; govern needs and interest in the field of culture of minority ethnic communities and provide means for their implementation; establish archives, museums, libraries, theatres, institutes and other institutions, in the field of culture and exercise founder’s rights thereof; propose a part of Cultural Development Strategy of the Republic of Serbia relevant to the territory of AP Vojvodina; determine the Cultural Development Program of AP Vojvodina, in conformity with the Cultural Development Strategy of the Republic of Serbia; determine awards and regulate the manner and procedure for their awarding to encourage cultural creativity in specific areas of culture, or to make a special contribution in the field of cultural creativity; provide resources for work, investment and current maintenance, that is, financing for a part of a programme of cultural institutions, founded by AP Vojvodina; establish standards, criteria and procedures for allocating funds to institutions and organisations, whose founder is not AP Vojvodina, which contribute to the development of culture and art in AP Vojvodina, or ensure the development of culture of minority ethnic communities, and prepare acts providing funds for their work, investment and current maintenance and equipment, that is, programmes; prescribe additional working requirements for the operation of the Archive of Vojvodina in Novi Sad, the Matica Srpska Library in Novi Sad, the Museum of Vojvodina in Novi Sad, the Museum of Contemporary Visual Art in Novi Sad and the Theatre Museum of Vojvodina; determine the eligibility for the commencement of work and performance of activities by institutions in charge of protection of culture in the territory of AP Vojvodina.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities shall perform executive, expert and development tasks of the provincial administration and supervise the implementation of the regulations under Paragraph 1 of this Article. In areas within its scope of work, it shall monitor, supervise and assist the institutions and public services founded by AP Vojvodina.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities shall achieve international cooperation, in the field of culture in the projects of interest for the development of culture, in the territory of AP Vojvodina.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities, in the field of cultural heritage protection, shall; initiate proceedings for identification of immovable cultural property, in the territory of AP Vojvodina; determine the prerequisites to undertake technical protection measures and other works on the immovable cultural property, when the project and documents for these works are drawn up by the Institute for Protection of Cultural Monuments for the territory of Vojvodina; notify the Provincial Institute for the Protection of Cultural Monuments in Novi Sad, within the statutory period, about identified prerequisites, when those prerequisites are identified by an institute within the territory of AP Vojvodina; grant approvals for the project and documentation with a view to undertaking technical protection measures and other works on the immovable cultural heritage, when the project and documents are drawn up by the Institute for Protection of Cultural Monuments within the territory of the AP of Vojvodina; provide opinions on spatial and urban plan drafts for the territory of AP Vojvodina and notify the competent authority if the plan lacks the required content.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities, in the field of cultural property protection, cinematography, endowments, funds and foundations, library services, issuing publications and protection of intellectual property rights and copyright and related rights and undertaking measures against piracy, shall, in conformity with the law, perform conferred tasks of the state administration, which shall be conferred upon AP Vojvodina authorities, by the law.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities, in conformity with the law and the Statute, shall perform duties of the provincial administration in the field of public information and the media, which refer to the preparation of acts for the Assembly and the Provincial Government, which shall: regulate matters of provincial interest; determine the public interest of the citizens of AP Vojvodina, in the field of public information and the media and enact a development strategy in the field of public information, in the territory of AP Vojvodina, in conformity with the republic strategy in the field of public information.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities shall monitor and determine the current state in the field of public information, as well as perform tasks with a view to improving and encouraging of public information in the territory of AP Vojvodina; provide funds and other conditions for providing public interest in the field of public information; allocate funds on the basis of implemented calls for proposals and individual allocations, based on the principle on the allocation of state aid and protection of competition, without discrimination; provide funds or other conditions for the operation of the mass media which inform in languages of minority ethnic communities, in accordance with the law; provide a part of funds or other conditions for unhindered exercise of rights of persons with disabilities, for the purpose of unhindered receiving of information intended for the public; secure a part of funds for financing activities of the public media service and for projects developing new technologies and archive digitalisation, projects of digitalised technological equipment, development of new distribution services, in accordance with the possibilities available by means of digitalisation and other projects of specific social interest, in accordance with the law, regulating the public information and in accordance with law, it shall submit to the Media Registry data on the sums the Secretariat approved to newspapers.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities shall perform tasks related to ensuring the transparency of work of provincial authorities and organisations; monitor the mass media and electronic media, prepare and draft overviews of their content and make relevant analyses; issue publications on AP Vojvodina.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities shall perform executive, expert and development activities of the provincial administration and perform supervision on the implementation of regulations on public information and media as a conferred task.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities shall monitor and overview the situation in the field of religion, churches and religious communities, achieve cooperation and undertake measures to assist their activities, which they perform in the public interest, in accordance with law and provide funds for financing of churches and religious communities, in accordance with the law.
The Provincial Secretariat for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities shall cooperate with republic authorities and authorities of the local self-government and perform other tasks when they have been conferred upon it by the law, the Provincial Assembly decision or any other regulation.


Miroslav Štatkić


Provincial Secretary for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities

Miroslav Štatkić, a full professor at the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad, is the Provincial Secretary for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities.

He is a member of the Serbian Progressive Party. He was born in 1951 in Prizren. He graduated from the Faculty of Music in Belgrade, Department of Composition, in the class of Enriko Josif.

He completed the post-graduate studies in the same class. He wrote over four hundred compositions and symphonic pieces.


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  • Mihajla Pupina boulevard, 16
    21000 Novi Sad
  • Autonomous Province of Vojvodina
    Republic of Serbia
  • Phone: 021/487-40-00
  • presbiro@vojvodina.gov.rs