Urban Development

New Rijksmuseum boosts Dutch economy and tourism Cultural Tourism, Urban Development, Museums as Social Agents

25.10.2013 | The institution in Amsterdam proves how important museums are for their cities and even for an entire country.
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Applications wanted: Actors of Urban Change Projects & Calls, Urban Development

18.10.2013 | Only a few days left to apply for this Europe-wide pilot project on urban development.
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EU public consultation on the "Experience Economy" News, Cultural Creativity, Urban Development, EU Culture Policy, Cultural Tourism

26.09.2013 |  The aim of the public consultation on the "Experience Economy" as an emerging industry is to better understand the relevance of setting up specific policy initiatives and how to support the development of new industrial value...
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European Commission: Consultation on Sustainable Buildings News, Urban Development, EU Culture Policy

17.07.2013 | To achieve better environmental performance of buildings, the European Commission is looking for views and additional information on the possible introduction of EU wide measures. Citizens, organisations and public authorities...
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New report by the Social Impact of the Arts Project: Culture and Community Revitalization Urban Development, Museums as Social Agents

17.06.2013 | Between 2006 and 2008, the Social Impact of the Arts Project worked on an investigation of the creative sector's potential contribution to neighborhood economic and community development. In collaboration with the community...
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BritainThinks publishes report for Museums Association Urban Development, Museums as Social Agents

03.05.2013 | The Museums Association commissioned BritainThinks to research public attitudes to museums and their impact. The report offers a lot of interesting findings about public's feelings toward museums and will be helpful to define the...
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Report on peer-led voluntary initiatives in Finnish museums Urban Development

27.02.2013 | The report seeks to shed some light on the work developed by Kulttuuriluotsi and Kultu, two voluntary actions supported by major Finnish museums, whose work aims to seduce new and diverse audiences into participating in and with...
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Publication: Voices from the Museum: Survey Research in Europe's National Museums Urban Development

30.11.2012 | This report presents visitor perspectives on what it means to be a national museum and relations between national museums and identities. Overall, visitors expect national museums to help them build national consciousness and...
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NEMO criticizes closing of National Museum in Bosnia Herzegovina Urban Development, NEMO activities

28.11.2012 | The National Museum in Sarajevo in Bosnia Herzegovina on had to close for the public on 4th October 2012. This is due to the two “entity” government that failed to reach an agreement on who should fund various international...
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Publication "The use of Structural Funds for Cultural Projects" available Urban Development

24.09.2012 | The study on “The use of Structural Funds for Cultural Projects” shows the importance of Structural Funds (SFs) in European cities, regions and countries developing their economy and improving their social fabric through...
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