NEMO map update shows that museums across all of Europe are open

NEMO has updated its interactive map of museum reopenings and closings and is happy to confirm that all countries across Europe included in the map allow museums to be open. The last country to officially allow all museums to...

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EU Commission guidelines on safe reopening of...

On 29 June 2021, the European Commission launched guidelines on the safe reopening and resumption of activities in the cultural and creative sectors in Europe.

 
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New copyright rules for museums in Europe –...

Monday 7 June 2021 marked the final day for the Member States of the EU to implement the Copyright in the Digital Single Market Directive (DMS), to national law, however many countries still haven’t finalized the new national...

 
EU Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) launches the EU out-of-commerce works...

Out-of-commerce works are copyrighted works that never were or no longer are available through customary channels of commerce....

NEMO spoke at event supporting reopening of...

On 26 May 2021, NEMO was invited to the online event ‘Coming Back Stronger - Ways Forward for Culture’ organised in support of the reopening of the cultural sector in Europe. In connection to the event the 6 hosting political...

 
New Creative Europe will support the cultural and creative sectors with €2.4...

On 26 May 2021, the European Commission officially launched the Creative Europe programme for 2021-2027 by adopting the work...

NEMO contributes to EC paper on alternative sources of income for cultural heritage

The European Commission (EC) has published a background paper with best practise examples on complementary funding for cultural...

New CHARTER Alliance will unite and...

The European Cultural Heritage Skills Alliance CHARTER brings together the expertise of 47 European cultural heritage organisations to ensure a long-lasting and durable cultural heritage sector. Over four years, the Erasmus+...

 
EU funding and cooperation explained in new...

NEMO has produced a toolkit to help museums, museum associations and other cultural organisations across Europe to better access EU funding and increase their international activities. The toolkit gives an overview of the benefits...

 
European Commission plans a common path to Europe’s safe re-opening

A Communication published by the European Commission on 17 March 2021 charts the way ahead for a safe re-opening with a balanced...