Museums as Social Agents

NEMO has been Invited as Expert Speakers at the European Summit Conference: Endangered Heritage/ Endangered Values News, NEMO activities, Museums as Social Agents, Intercultural Dialogue

14.06.2018 | One member of the NEMO executive board has been invited as an expert speaker at the Endangered Heritage/ Endangered Values panel debate, which is organised within the framework of the European Cultural Heritage Summit: Sharing...
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It is Time to Open up the Museum for Everyone News, Museums as Social Agents, Museum Management, Audience Development

12.06.2018 | On 8 June 2018, the British Museums Association launched the project Open Up: museums for everyone. A guide to support museums to increase the diversity among their visitors has also been released to accompany the initiative.
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First Political Internships at Museums on an European level News, NEMO activities, EU Culture Policy, Museums as Social Agents, Advocacy

09.06.2018 | On 25 May 2018, the first instance of NEMO Political Internships at Museums took place. MEP and member of the CULT committee, Julie Ward interned at the Bonnefantenmuseum in Maastricht, The Netherlands.
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NEMO Releases Publication on Education and Children in Museums News, Learning, NEMO activities, Museum Management, Museums as Social Agents, Audience Development, Collaboration

07.06.2018 | With the support of NEMO and the Netherlands Museums Association, Margherita Sani has conducted research on education in children museums in the Netherlands. The result of the research and a gallery of all Dutch nominees of the...
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8 Culture Organisations Release Recommendations for Building Synergies between Education and Culture News, Learning, Museums as Social Agents

25.05.2018 | Recommendations for building synergies between education and culture has been released in the hope of creating a stronger bond between the two fields. The signatories of a recent statement suggest that an inclusive society can be...
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Culture Identified as Cornerstone for a Strong European Identity News, EU Culture Policy, Museums as Social Agents

19.05.2018 | The European Committee of the Regions’ plenary session on 17 May 2018 resulted in the adoption of two important opinions, both highlighting the importance of culture and cultural heritage.
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Ecsite calls for Clear Citizen Involvement in Science and Innovation Process in the New FP9 News, Museums as Social Agents, Advocacy

05.05.2018 | The European Network of Science Centers and Museums, Ecsite, recently released a position paper with opinions and recommendations on the future Programme for Research and Innovation (FP9).
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Call for Papers for the DCDC18 Conference News, Sharing, Audience Development, Museum Management, Museums as Social Agents, Projects & Calls

20.04.2018 | Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities (DCDC) has released a call for papers for their next conference taking place from 19-21 November in Birmingham, the United Kingdom.
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12 Best Practices of Cultural Heritage Innovating Audience Development News, Urban Development, Cultural Tourism, Museums as Social Agents, Museum Management, Audience Development

19.04.2018 | In the course of the European Year of Cultural Heritage EconomĂ­a Creativa has launched the research report "Cultural Heritage Innovative Audience Development".
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Toolkit on Measuring Socially Engaged Practice News, Museum Management, Museums as Social Agents

18.04.2018 | The British Museums Association has published a toolkit on how museums can evaluate and measure social impact.
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