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Benefits and Disadvantages of the new Copyright Directive for Museums    News | EU Culture Policy | Museums in a Digital World | Copyrights

 |  The user benefits and disadvantages of the new Copyright Directive's effects on nine different issue areas are analysed on the website Communia. Museums and other cultural heritage institutions are deemed to benefit from the new...
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How to Maximise the Impact of Museum, Culture and Local Development    News | Cultural Tourism | Museum Management | Intercultural Dialogue | Urban Development

 |  A recent guide by ICOM and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) advises policymakers, both at the local and national level, on how to design efficient local development strategies that leverage culture...
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First Call for Applicants of BE MUSEUMER has been launched    Museum Management | Learning | NEMO activities | Sharing

 |  The Creative Europe funded project BE MUSEUMER, led by the Georgian Museums Association together with NEMO and the Academy of Cultural Management, is officially kicked off with a first call for applicants. It aims to empower...
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Young People like to Unwind at the Museum    News | Museums as Social Agents | Museum Management | Audience Development

 |  The recent study "Calm and collected Museums and galleries: the UK’s untapped wellbeing resource?" finds that people under 30 like to de-stress by going to the museum.
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Applications for the European Museum of the Year Award are now welcomed    News | Museum Management | Projects & Calls | Sharing

 |  Museums are welcome to send their applications to Europe’s oldest museum prize until 26 April 2019. The applications are overseen by the European Museum Forum and all museums no matter size or location that opened or have been...
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Apply to the Children in Museums Award    News | Museums as Social Agents | Museum Management | Projects & Calls | Sharing

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 |  Children museums as well as education, children and youth departments in museums and science museums are welcomed to send their application by 15 February 2019.
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Culture Action Europe puts Culture on the Agenda in a EP Elections Campaign    News | Advocacy | EU Culture Policy | Sharing

 |  "No Europe without culture” sets the tone for Culture Action Europe’s European Parliament elections campaign. NEMO has already pushed for museums needs in a statement of museum recommendations and priorities, issued in April last...
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NEMO International Training Course on Audience and Emotions    Museum Management | Audience Development | Projects & Calls | Learning | Cultural Creativity | NEMO activities

 |  NEMO’s next International Training Course will take place from 4-6 April 2019 in Berlin, Germany, during the international conference Connected Audience - The Role of Emotions in Museum and Cultural Experiences. NEMO is part of...
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Calls for Proposals: Horizon 2020 Funding Programme    News | Projects & Calls | European funding for museums

 |  The application window for Horizon 2020 funding programme will close on 14 March 2019. Two funding strands are of special interest to the museum sector.
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Free NEMO Webinar on Museums, Economics and Well-being    Museums as Social Agents | Museum Management | Audience Development | Learning | NEMO activities

 |  Registration to the next free NEMO Webinar has opened. On 25 February 2019, Marie Briguglio, Professor at the University of Malta, will give the presentation “Museums, Markets and Eudaimonia” to 100 online participants.
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