EU Culture Policy

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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European Commission puts forward new rules to clamp down on illegal import and trafficking of cultural goods News, EU Culture Policy, Collection Mobility

14.07.2017 | On 13 July 2017, the European Commission put forward new rules to clamp down on the illegal import and trafficking of cultural goods from outside the EU, often linked to terrorist financing and other criminal activity.
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Committee on Culture and Education adopts opinion on Direction on Copyright for the digital single market News, EU Culture Policy, Copyrights, Museums in a Digital World

12.07.2017 | The CULT Committee voted on the amendments prepared by rapporteur Marc Joulaud on 11 July and adopted them. The ITRE Committee (Industry, Research and Energy) also adopted its amendments the same day.
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Statement on the Reflection Paper on the Social Dimension of Europe News, NEMO activities, EU Culture Policy, Museums as Social Agents, Urban Development

11.07.2017 | NEMO is part of the European Alliance for Culture and the Arts which issued a statement on the reflection paper on the social dimension of Europe, issued by the European Commission. It highlights the social dimension of the...
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Research for CULT Committee - Teaching Common Values in Europe News, EU Culture Policy, Learning, Intercultural Dialogue

10.07.2017 | The research mainly explored how EU Member States teach common values, such as democracy and tolerance, in Europe. It focused on secondary education and the Member States' curricula, but also took the role of civil society and...
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A sustainable future can be achieved with a fundamental cultural change News, NEMO activities, EU Culture Policy, Urban Development, Museums as Social Agents

07.07.2017 | NEMO is a member of Culture Action Europe (CAE). The European umbrella network issued a statement on the European approach to Sustainable Development through culture and the Agenda 2030.
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Committee on Culture and Education highlights "chronic under-funding" of Culture in draft opinion on draft budget for EU financial year 2018 News, EU Culture Policy, European funding for museums

27.06.2017 | In a draft opinion by the Committee om Culture and Education, rapporteur Morten L√łkkegaard, emphasised the under-funding of the culture sub-programmes in the Creative Europe and Europe for Citizens programmes.
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STEPS Pilot Project on Cultural Heritage and Diverse Societies implemented by Lisbon and Rijeka News, EU Culture Policy, Intercultural Dialogue, Cultural Tourism, Museums as Social Agents

26.06.2017 | The co-joint project of the EU and the Council of Europe "STEPS" will be piloted in Lisbon, Portugal and Rijeka, Croatia to feed into the European Year of Cultural Heritage and Rijeka 2020 European Capital of Culture.
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Report "Towards an EU strategy for international cultural relations" adopted by CULT and AFET News, EU Culture Policy, Intercultural Dialogue, Museums as Social Agents, Learning

23.06.2017 | The report, which was prepared by the European Parliament, under the umbrella of the CULT and AFET Committees, presents objectives, tools and discusses strategies the EU should take towards enhanced international cultural...
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[EYCH 2018] SURVEY - Building the European Year of Cultural Heritage Website News, EU Culture Policy, Projects & Calls, Intercultural Dialogue

23.06.2017 | What kind of information would you like to see on the official website of the European Year of Cultural Heritage? The European Commission has opened a small one question survey to ask for your opinion.
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