EU Culture Policy

Public Consultation on the review of the Directive on the re-use of Public Sector Information News, EU Culture Policy, Advocacy, NEMO activities, Projects & Calls

20.09.2017 | The European Commission's public consultation on the PSI Directive is open until 12 December 2017. The consultation aims to evaluate the current Directive implementation and the problem, objectives and possible options for the...
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NEMO will be at the Council of Europe Workshop on the Faro Convention News, NEMO activities, EU Culture Policy

15.09.2017 | The Council of Europe will hold a workshop on the Faro Convention in preparation to the EYCH2018 in Fontecchio, Italy. NEMO is invited to facilitate a session on access to heritage for the event.
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NEMO statement on the State of the Union Address by Jean-Claude Juncker, 13 September 2017 News, NEMO activities, EU Culture Policy

14.09.2017 | NEMO issued a statement following the State of the Union Address by Jean-Claude Juncker. NEMO welcomes the clear acknowledgement of the power of cultural heritage by the president of the European Commission.
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Second Meeting of Stakeholders and National Coordinators for European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 News, EU Culture Policy, Intercultural Dialogue

11.09.2017 | From 7-8 September 2017 stakeholders and national coordinators for the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 (EYCH2018) met in Brussels, Belgium. The European Commission provided an update on the actions for the Year and...
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European Commission releases Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor 2017 News, Urban Development, EU Culture Policy, Cultural Creativity, Museums as Social Agents

05.09.2017 | 168 cities in 30 European countries were measured for their "cultural vibrancy", "creative economy" and "enabling environment". The Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor illuminates the importance of culture and creativity and...
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Publication on Crowdfunding in the Cultural and Creative Sectors News, Museum Management, Audience Development, European funding for museums, EU Culture Policy, Museums in a Digital World

09.08.2017 | "Crowdfunding - Reshaping the crowd's engagement in culture" is the European Commission's new publication looking at the role, potential and barriers of crowdfunding for the CCS. It concludes with recommendations for the CCS as...
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New Resource - Launch of the 'Copyright Cortex' News, Copyrights, Museum Management, EU Culture Policy

03.08.2017 | This online resource is dedicated to copyright and digital cultural heritage and provides "information and expert commentary on how copyright law affects the creation and management of digital cultural heritage."
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New Approaches to Working with Orphan Works News, Copyrights, EU Culture Policy, Museums in a Digital World, Museum Management

03.08.2017 | At the international symposium "New Approaches to the Orphan Works Problem" held at the end of June, the beta version of the EnDow platform was launched and ways to enable and foster "diligent search" were discussed.
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Support to EYCH2018 at Franco-German Council of Ministers 13 July News, Intercultural Dialogue, EU Culture Policy

21.07.2017 | In a joint statement, French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have appreciated the initiative of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018.
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Resolution on EU strategy for international cultural relations approved News, EU Culture Policy, Museums as Social Agents, Intercultural Dialogue

18.07.2017 | Culture deserves a bigger role in EU diplomacy - with this statement the European Parliament's CULT Committee called for a greater support and acknowledgement of culture as an essential part of EU political dialogue with non-EU...
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