At first the President-elect presented Commissioner Mariya Gabriel’s portfolio as Youth and Innovation. Several culture and heritage stakeholders reacted strongly to the new portfolio name and urged von der Leyen to bring back culture in Gabriel’s title. NEMO was one of the organisations backing the campaign and the joint effort seemed to have given the desired effect.
The NEMO Working Group Sustainability and Climate Action invites proposals for a research project aiming to develop a methodology that empowers museums to host citizen assemblies.
The next free NEMO Webinar will take place on 9 April 2024 from 11:00-12:00 CEST. Maria Chiara Ciaccheri, accessibility expert, will talk about museum accessibility by sharing thoughts on how to generate real change.
Sabine Verheyen, Member of Parliament (MEP) and Chair of the Committee on Culture and Education (CULT), will join a NEMO Political Internship on 5 April 2024 at the Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum in Aachen, Germany.