The Strategy of Research and Development in the sector of the Ministry of Culture in 2004 - 2008 defines the approach of the Ministry of Culture to research and development in the medium-term perspective.
The area of research and development includes earmarked and institutional support for research and development pursuant to Act No. 130/2002 Coll., on support for research and development from public funds and on amendment to certain related laws (Act on Support for Research and Development). The Act became effective on July 1, 2002.
The 4 research programmes of the Ministry of Culture for 2006-2011 specified below were approved by Resolution No. 312 of the Government of the Czech Republic of 16 March 2005.