Urban Development

Museums are often at the heart of successful urban regeneration initiatives. They help regions to assert their identities, bring back investment and consumers and enhance the quality of life in urban areas. They can help revive and diversify the local economy and the competitiveness of their environment.

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Recent News in Urban Development

European Heritage Alliance 3.3: Joint letter to EU ´╗┐leaders to recognise fundamental role of cultural heritage for the future of Europe News, NEMO activities, EU Culture Policy, European funding for museums, Museums as Social Agents, Intercultural Dialogue, Urban Development

06.02.2017 | NEMO is among the 39 signatories of the European Heritage Alliance 3.3's appeal that was reiterated prior to the informal European Summit in Malta on 3 February 2017 for adequate financial resources for the European Year of...
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Statement by the European Alliance for Culture and the Arts: No Sustainable Development without Culture News, NEMO activities, EU Culture Policy, Museums as Social Agents, Urban Development, Advocacy, Collaboration

20.12.2016 | NEMO is part of the European Alliance for Culture and the Arts, which appeals to the European Commission in a statement to include culture, arts and creative work in the European Commission's new strategy for achieving the 2030...
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International #MuseumDay launched! News, Intercultural Dialogue, Museums as Social Agents, Cultural Tourism, Urban Development, Cultural Creativity

13.12.2016 | On Monday, 12 December 2016, ICOM officially launched the International Museum Day set to take place on and around 18 May 2017.
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