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COVID-19's impact on the European museum sector

It is clear that the European museum sector is heavily affected by the COVID-19 outbreak and the measures taken to contain it. According to a survey that NEMO carried out, the majority of museums in European countries are closed...

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Extraordinary meeting results in no deal on EU budget

President of the European Council (EuCo) called to an extraordinary Council Meeting from 20-21 February 2020, which ended without...

Chair of EP’s Culture committee calls the projected MFF budget for Creative Europe “unacceptable”

In a press release about the projected budget from 18 February 2020, EP’s CULT committee chair Sabine Verheyen (EPP, DE), said...

Apply to the Rijksmuseum 2020 Summer School programme

From 27 July till 7 August 2020, the Rijksmuseum, the University of Amsterdam, and Bard Graduate Center (New York City) will offer...

NEMO signs statement on doubling the Creative Europe Budget in the next...

On 18 February 2020, the European Music Council sent a statement on doubling the Creative Europe budget on behalf of several...

Natural History Museum Declares Planetary...

The Natural History Museum’s stark and informative declaration recognizes "humanity's failure to combat our destructive impact on the planet's survival systems." 

 
NEMO Call for research on digitalization and IPR in European museums

NEMO has issued a call for research to identify the challenges and obstacles for museums in Europe to digitalize their collections...

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Apply to the European Museum of the Year...

All European museums which have opened or been substantially renewed since January 2017 are eligible to apply.  The EMYA Jury is looking for innovations in public quality that are likely to have a significant influence in the...

 
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Learn about museum management and more in a...

The Finnish Museums Association invites to a NEMO Learning Exchange from 27-28 April 2020 in Helsinki, Finland. Deadline to apply: 2 March 2020.

 
NEMO signs statement: Brexit and a cultural...

On 31 January 2020, the United Kingdom leaves the European Union. On the occasion of Brexit, NEMO and almost 50 other cultural organisations issues a statement stating that cultural exchange and European experiences can counter...