Two people wearing face masks walk through an exhibition hall. There is plenty of space between them and the walls are covered with distance markings.
Most museums in Europe remain open - but demand Covid-19 passports

With news of new restrictions across Europe, NEMO reached out to its members for an update on the situation for museums 1,5 years into the pandemic. The feedback from 28 countries show that several European countries demand masks...

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Trafficking and Looting of Cultural Heritage

The subject gained significant traction in the past months with a draft opinion by the European Parliament's CULT Committee, an agreement between UNESCO and ICCROM and an appeal launched in November.

 
NEMO Statement on European Commission's...

NEMO responds to the EC's Communication from 14 November 2017 published prior to the EU Leaders' meeting in Gothenburg on 17 November 2017.

 
Call for Proposals: Intangible Cultural...

Share your inspiring examples on the topic of Intangible Cultural Heritage and Participation at an international conference and expert meeting of the Intangible Cultural Heritage and Museum Project, which NEMO is an associated...

 
European Parliament paper on cultural work...

Research of cultural work with refugees in Europe results in recommendations towards the next EU Programme Generation. The paper analyses the EU’s current programmes 2014-2020 that support cultural work with refugees in Europe and...

 
Statement of European Alliance for Culture...

The Alliance, which NEMO is part of, calls on the Commission and the Council to involve stakeholders from the cultural field and discuss policy suggestions and concrete initiatives put forward in the paper.

 
European Commission's Study on 'Fighting...

The study by the European Commission provides an analysis of the regulation of imports of cultural goods into the EU, relevant in the fight against illicit trafficking from third countries into the EU.

 
NEMO at Culture Action Europe's "Beyond the...

NEMO attended the Culture Action Europe annual conference from 15-17 November in Rome. A panel on heritage and social innovation was moderated by NEMO's Secretary General Julia Pagel.

 
European Culture Forum 2017 in Milan - Launch...

From 7-9 December 2017, Milan, Italy, will host the European Culture Forum 2017. NEMO will participate in the event organised by the European Commission that raises the profile of European cultural cooperation and also marks the...

 
New Compendium feature 2017: Summaries of...

The compendiums are summaries highlighting key information from the traditional Compendium country profiles and follow a decision made at the Assembly of Compendium Experts in Wroclaw (November 2015). They give certain regard to...