World Crafts Council Europe (WCC) Membership Application Form Step 1 of 6 16% Criteria for Applications The application must be made by a national/ regional/ professional representative organisation. The application must be fit to purpose and clearly demonstrate the remit of the organisation in developing the craft sector. The application will not be accepted without appropriate material included i.e. organisation print and image material, strategic plan (if applicable), an outline or copy of your constitution and a fully completed application form. Guidance Notes The board of WCC Europe will assess and approve applications. In the event where consensus cannot be reached the application will be brought to the General Assembly to be agreed by member vote. The organisation will be notified, following assessment as to whether their application was successful within 4 weeks of board meetings. Each application is considered on its own merit. Section 1: Organisation DetailsName of Organisation*Name of Representative* First Last Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBruneiBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaColombiaComorosCongo, Democratic Republic of theCongo, Republic of theCosta RicaCôte d'IvoireCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEast TimorEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFaroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench PolynesiaGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuamGuatemalaGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiNorth KoreaSouth KoreaKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMarshall IslandsMauritaniaMauritiusMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNorthern Mariana IslandsNorwayOmanPakistanPalauPalestine, State ofPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRomaniaRussiaRwandaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSaint MartinSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint MaartenSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSpainSri LankaSudanSudan, SouthSurinameSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaThailandTogoTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTuvaluUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVatican CityVenezuelaVietnamVirgin Islands, BritishVirgin Islands, U.S.YemenZambiaZimbabwe Country Phone*Email* Enter Email Confirm Email Website Organisation CriteriaNational Representative Organisations Must be the national representative organisation Have a mandate to deliver initiatives and policies to support, stimulate and develop the sector Be in receipt of public and or EU funding Have a strategy for national development Regional Representative Organisations Have a mandate to deliver initiatives and policies to support, stimulate and develop the sector Be in receipt of funding through EU, municipalities, local or regional government Have a strategy for national development Professional Organisations Having a national or regional remit - membership based guilds, associations etc A membership based professional organisation representative of a specific craft discipline(s) Type of Organisation National Regional Professional Year FoundedNumber of MembersIf ApplicableWho are your members?e.g. professionals, organisations, craftspeople etc. Section 2: Organisation PersonnelNumber of EmployeesChief Executive OfficerChairpersonVice ChairpersonSecretaryCommunications ManagerWebsite Content ManagerAdministrator Section 3: Financial DetailsSource(s) of Funding Government Membership Fees Grants EU Private Other Sources of FundingAnnual ExpenditureAnnual IncomeConstitutioni.e. Non-profit organisation, company, public body, government agency etc. Section 4: Objectives of OrganisationOrganisation Statement of IntentMust reflect a strategy/mandate for the development of the craft sector nationally, regionally, by discipline.Aims and Objectives of OrganisationActivities run by OrganisationPlease list the type of activities i.e. education, marketing, PR, trainingAudiencePlease describe the audience that your organisation reaches or aims to reach Section 5: Sector Information This information will help us gain insight into the characteristics of the craft sector across Europe. Please provide as much information regarding the craft sector in your country as possible. Number of individuals employed within the sectorEconomic value of the sectorMain sources of support for makers or small craft businessesHow is government funding for makers or small businesses structuredHow are makers educated?E.g. apprenticeship, higher education (or equivalent), other?Do you have any research you can share? Drop files here or Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, jpg, . Please send any published reports for inclusion on the WCC Europe website Section 6: Declaration Declaration I have read the criteria, agree to be bound by the aims of WCC EU and the terms of membership, and certify that the information in this application is correct to the best of my knowledge.