Union Internationale de la Marionnette

Non-Governmental Organization affiliated to UNESCO

Support UNIMA

Last updated: 09-03-2024

Why Support UNIMA?

As the oldest international theatre organization globally, UNIMA, the Union Internationale de la Marionnette, stands as a testament to the vital need for artistic unity in over 80 countries—a force that contributes significantly to peacebuilding efforts worldwide. It will be celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2029. Recognized as a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) affiliated with UNESCO, UNIMA plays the most important role in facilitating global collaboration within the art of puppetry.

Annually, UNIMA offers its 7,000 members and students invaluable opportunities such as training sessions and exchange grants. Serving as a lifeline for puppeteers worldwide, UNIMA provides essential project support and assistance to those who bring objects and stories to life through puppetry. Your support is instrumental in enabling UNIMA to continue these impactful projects. By donating or considering corporate sponsorship, you contribute to the sustained growth of this vibrant global community.

Key Numbers:

  • 7,000 + dedicated members
  • 85 active National Centers
  • 15 Commissions driving innovation and collaboration

Join us in supporting UNIMA’s mission and ensuring a thriving future for the art of puppetry.

Donate Now

Explore Corporate Sponsorship

Thank you for being a part of UNIMA’s journey!