Invitation to co-design the New European Bauhaus

On 18 January 2021, the European Commission officially launched the co-design phase of the New European Bauhaus. Stakeholders from…

 Three children are engaging with a museum display, by turning a steering wheel. In the background is a tractor.
Preliminary overview of the next EU funding…

NEMO has summarised preliminary information concerning the upcoming EU funding programmes that are relevant to museums. The programmes will be part of the new Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF), which lasts from 2021-2027.

 
Academic journal presents findings from the Intangible Cultural Heritage and…

A special issue of the academic journal Volkskunde presents findings and expertise from the international Intangible Cultural…

Video resources on decolonising museums

The Museums Association UK has launched a hub of videos that explore decolonial practice in museums.

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Step-by-step guides on implementing…

Ki Culture has released three guides that promise simple step-by-step guidance to implementing sustainable changes within cultural heritage institutions. Each guide focus on different themes, which include Waste and Material,…

 
NEMO discussed community engagement at the Interpret Israeli National Museum Conference

On 25 January 2020, NEMO Secretary General Julia Pagel delivered an online presentation and Q&A at the fourth Interpret IL Israeli…

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 face 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…