Museums as Social Agents

[REGISTRATION OPEN] Open Heart Surgery - The Value of Museum Collections // NEMO's 25th Annual Conference News, NEMO activities, Collection Mobility, Intercultural Dialogue, Museums as Social Agents, Museum Management

14.07.2017 | From 9-12 November 2017, Ghent will be home to NEMO’s 25th Annual Conference and birthday event! For four days, NEMO gathers representatives from European national museum organisations, museum experts, and policy makers and...
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[Call for Applications] Childrens in Museums Award 2018 News, Projects & Calls, Museums as Social Agents, Audience Development, Learning

11.07.2017 | The Children in Museums Award starts into its 7th year. The prize that recognises excellence and innovation in exhibits designed for children within the museum sector is open for applications until 1 March 2018.
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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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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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NEMO hosts study visit of Armenian museum professionals News, NEMO activities, News from Our Members, Learning, Intercultural Dialogue, Museums as Social Agents

03.07.2017 | Together with the German Museums Association, NEMO is hosting a study visit of Armenian museum professionals to Berlin.
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Shortlist for Children in Museums Award 2017 announced News, Learning, Museums in a Digital World, Museums as Social Agents, Audience Development

03.07.2017 | The Children in Museums Award recognises museums for their children exhibitions programmes. The final winner will be announced at the Hands On! conference from 11-14 October 2017 in the Czech Republic.
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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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NEMO Executive Board Meeting and Masterclass in Sarajevo News, NEMO activities, News from Our Members, Museum Management, Museums as Social Agents

07.06.2017 | The Balkan Museum Network welcomed NEMO's Executive Board for a masterclass and meeting in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, from 31 May to 3 June 2017.
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Engaged Museums: Access, Technology and New Audiences - Report from 7th ASEMUS General Conference News, Museums as Social Agents, Audience Development, Cultural Creativity

06.06.2017 | From 15-17 March 2017 the 7th ASEMUS General Conference welcomed 70 participants to New Delhi. Which tasks does the social role of museums encompass? How can audience engagement be designed? Where does participation dock on?
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