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Museummedia lists "100 Best Curator and Museum Blogs"    Museums in a Digital World | Learning

 |  It's difficult to stay up to date on the latest news regarding the museum sector, but the following list could make this much easier. Museummedia has published an article on the best museum related blogs covering different subject...
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Call for Nominations: new candidates for the European Heritage Awards Juries    Projects & Calls

 |  Every year, the European Heritage Awards are granted in four categories: Conservation, Research, Dedicated Service by Individuals or Organisations and Education, Training and Awareness-Raising. Because the mandate of some members...
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First list of "The 7 Most Endangered" Monuments and Sites in Europe unveiled    Cultural Tourism | News

 |  On a press conference held at the European Parliament Office in Athens, Denis de Kergorlay, Executive President of Europa Nostra, and Guy Clausse, Director and Special Advisor to the Director General of the European Investment...
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Programme of Lithuanian EU Presidency 1 July-31 December 2013: Culture    EU Culture Policy

 |  In its work programme, the Lithuanian presidency states that in the field of culture, it will work on the conclusion of the negotiations on Creative Europe as well as on the European Capitals of Culture 2020-2033. It will also...
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British Museums Association publishes report on the social impact of museums    News | Museums as Social Agents

 |  With "Museums Change Lives", the British Museums Association wants to demonstrate how museums can support positive social change. The full report on the Association's vision explains how museums enhance wellbeing, create better...
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Government of Georgia hosted first Eastern Partnership Ministerial Conference on Culture    EU Culture Policy

 |  Held from 27 to 28 June 2013, the conference gathered ministers from the EU and Eastern Partnership countries and representatives of the Council of Europe, UNESCO and several civil society stakeholders. During the meeting, the...
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ICOM organized first meeting of the International Observatory on Illicit Traffic in Cultural Goods    News | Collection Mobility

 |  On 4 and 5 July 2013, the International Observatory on Illicit Traffic in Cultural Goods met for the first time in Paris, France. The ICOM organized meeting brought together 18 experts from various sectors, who will help enhance...
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2014 Children's Museum Award: Application Form online    Projects & Calls

 |  Since 2011, the European Museum Academy and Hands On! International award the best practice of an exhibition or project dedicated to children under 14 years old. This year, the price went to the "Please Touch" Museum in...
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Survey results revealed: "Understanding the Mobile V&A visitor"    Museums in a Digital World

 |  Last year, the Victoria & Albert Museum in London conducted a survey on how visitors use mobile devices and what museums could do to improve this experience. The results are now available online. The paper provides information...
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European Commission: Consultation on Sustainable Buildings    Urban Development | News | EU Culture Policy

 |  To achieve better environmental performance of buildings, the European Commission is looking for views and additional information on the possible introduction of EU wide measures. Citizens, organisations and public authorities are...
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