This report is part of the International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies (IFACCA) Sustainable Futures series and is supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria. Prepared with a team of expert authors – Laurence Cuny, Xin Gu, Martin Inthamoussú and Ammar Kessab

It explores key issues related to the precarious working conditions of artists and independent workers in the cultural and creative sectors. Topics covered include barriers to entry, salary standards, social protections, access to finance, taxation, training, wellbeing and legislation; highlight case studies; and identify challenges and opportunities for change.

The report is also available in Spanish on the IFACCA website.