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EENC publishes Study on the Valuation of Works of Art for Lending and Borrowing Purposes    Collection Mobility

 |  On Behalf of the European Expert Network on Culture, a study on the Valuation of Works of Art for Lending and Borrowing Purposes has been published. Written by Cornelia Dümcke and Freda Matassa, the report aims to assist the...
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New report by the Social Impact of the Arts Project: Culture and Community Revitalization    Urban Development | Museums as Social Agents

 |  Between 2006 and 2008, the Social Impact of the Arts Project worked on an investigation of the creative sector's potential contribution to neighborhood economic and community development. In collaboration with the community...
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NEMO on tour in Europe    News | Learning | Collection Mobility | Cultural Creativity | NEMO activities

 |  In the past weeks, NEMO has continued to discuss and take forward some of its most relevant fields of action at various conferences in Europe. In dialogue with museums, practitioners and policy makers the network discussed about

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Culture Action Europe calls on actors to reduce costs for administration and re-allocate the savings to programmes and policies    European funding for museums | EU Culture Policy

 |  Culture Action Europe has launched a statement regarding the budgetary reductions proposed by the Council earlier this year and their application to the Heading 3 budget. This budget includes Citizenship, Justice, Culture,...
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#AllezCulture Campaign for Europeana’s future funding launched    Museums in a Digital World

 |  Due to budget cuts for the Connecting Europe Facility from 9 billion to 1 billion euros, the existence of  Europeana is in danger. Europeana is the world's leading project in making cultural heritage of Europe accessible to the...
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Report on "Mapping of Cultural and Creative Industry Export and Internationalisation Strategies in EU Member States" released    European funding for museums

 |  A recently published report by Judith Staines and Colin Mercer of the European Expert Network on Culture lists approximately 100 publications, policy documents and evaluation reports from the past five years, as well as around 230...
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NEMO reveals speakers and main topics of 2013's Annual Conference    News | Museums in a Digital World | EU Culture Policy | NEMO activities | Museums as Social Agents

 |  NEMO is happy to announce news regarding our Annual Conference 2013. This year’s event will focus on museums in a digital world and the museum’s component of citizenship – two topics which are getting more and more important...
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BritainThinks publishes report for Museums Association    Urban Development | Museums as Social Agents

 |  The Museums Association commissioned BritainThinks to research public attitudes to museums and their impact. The report offers a lot of interesting findings about public's feelings toward museums and will be helpful to define the...
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Museum Association publishes final report on workforce diversity scheme    Museums as Social Agents | News

 |  The action scheme ran from 1998 to 2011 and provided bursaries and master's degree training to people from black, asian and minority-ethnic backgrounds to make museum jobs more accessible for them. The final report "Diversify:...
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Lisbon Declaration to support culture and museums to face the global crisis and build the future    European funding for museums | EU Culture Policy

 |  Within the course of the International Conference on the topic “Public Policies towards Museums in Times of Crisis” in Lisbon on 5 and 6 April, the "Declaration of Lisbon" was signed by the Chairs of ICOM Portugal, Italy,...
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