What Changes will the new EU Copyright...

The Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market was added to the Official Journal of the European Union on 17 May 2019. The Member States of the European Union have until 7 June 2021 to implement the new directive. In...

 
NEMO calls for Establishing a European...

On 14 May 2019, NEMO and other relevant stakeholders from the Cultural and Creative Sectors (CCS) were invited by the European Commission to give feedback, comments and suggestions on the pilot project CONTENTshift. The pilot...

 
More Meaningful Citizen Engagement is called...

The European Commission, the European Parliament and the Council recently reached a partial agreement on the successor of Horizon 2020; the next EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. Ecsite, the European Network of...

 
In the run up to the EP Elections – MEP...

On 25 April 2019, six Members of Parliament candidates in the European Parliament elections got to answer peoples’ questions in an online dialogue organized by Culture Action Europe (CAE). In order to help people make an informed...

 
NEMO Discuss the Legacy of EYCH 2018 and a...

On 14 May 2019, NEMO attended two meetings in Brussels, Belgium. First, NEMO met with the European Heritage Alliance to discuss the legacy of the EYCH 2018. At the second meeting, NEMO was invited by the European Commission to...

 
Declaration for Safeguarding Cultural...

On 3 May 2019, European Union Member State ministers responsible for European affairs and ministers for culture met in Paris for an informal meeting focusing on joint ways to better preserve European cultural heritage. The meeting...

 
European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018...

The European Year of Cultural Heritage (EYCH) 2018 put European heritage and culture on the map. In a recent monitoring report the results and impact of the year speaks loud and clear; 9 558 740 people attended 18 365 events...

 
Open Letter to EC President Tusk Emphasises...

In the course of a Culture Action Europe campaign, NEMO has sent an open letter to Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, calling for making culture, and museums, an integral part of the future of Europe at the upcoming...

 
New EU Regulations on Cultural Heritage...

On 9 April 2019, the European Council adopted new rules to tackle illicit trafficking in cultural goods. From Autumn 2020, all artefacts older than 250 years will need an import licence.