New report on COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has had and will have an unprecedented impact on museums all over the world. NEMO is monitoring the situation closely and we have recently published a new report analysing how museums are dealing with the issues that have emerged during the pandemic.

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European Museum Conference

The presentations from NEMO’s European Museum Conference are available online to watch again or for the first time. The conference Museums Making Sense took place from 16-19 November 2020 and it explored the important role museums play in making complex matters tangible and comprehensible.

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MEPs call for a durable policy to mitigate pandemic’s effects on cultural heritage

On Wednesday 20 January 2021, the Members of Parliament (MEPs) voted in favour of adopting a resolution on achieving an effective...

 Two people wearing nose and mouth covering masks are looking at art hanging on the wall.
Danish museums welcomed 3 million less...

A survey by the Danish Museums Association indicates that visitor numbers in 2020 dropped by a third compared to 2019.

 
Kick-off of project that will improve skills...

From 11-14 January 2021, NEMO attended virtual kick-off meetings of the Erasmus+ funded project CHARTER – the European Cultural Heritage Skills Alliance. 27 organisations from across the cultural heritage sector will collaborate...

 
NEMO follow-up report on the continued impact...

In a new report NEMO analyses how museums have been affected by the pandemic. The findings and recommendations follow up on the main themes that emerged in the first report, namely consequences of losses, digital offers and...

 
Portugal hosts the Presidency of the Council of the European Union

From 1 January-30 June 2021, Portugal will preside the Council of the European Union for the fourth time.

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