© Image: Alicia Steels A large group of tourists stand behind a rope fence inside a museum to take photos of something outside of the picture.
NEMO contributed to an online debate on free museum admission

NEMO Secretary General Julia Pagel shared her thoughts in the online debate “Should all museums be free to the public?" together with Member of Parliament Niklas Nienaß and hosted by Debating Europe.

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Culture’s contributions to the EU economy

A new publication by KEA and EIF presents an overview of the contributions of museums and other cultural heritage institutions to the EU economy.

Invitation to co-design the New European Bauhaus

On 18 January 2021, the European Commission officially launched the co-design phase of the New European Bauhaus. Stakeholders from...

Preliminary overview of the next EU funding...

NEMO has summarised preliminary information concerning the upcoming EU funding programmes that are relevant to museums. The programmes will be part of the new Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF), which lasts from 2021-2027.

MEPs call for a durable policy to mitigate pandemic’s effects on cultural heritage

On Wednesday 20 January 2021, the Members of Parliament (MEPs) voted in favour of adopting a resolution on achieving an effective...

Portugal hosts the Presidency of the Council of the European Union

From 1 January-30 June 2021, Portugal will preside the Council of the European Union for the fourth time.

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The next Creative Europe 2021-2027 has been...

On 14 December 2020, the European Parliament and EU Member States came to a final political agreement on the Creative Europe budget for 2021-2027. The funding strand for culture will have a total budget of €2.4 billion Euro.

The EU Commission publishes report on disaster risks in the EU

The 2020 edition of the report “Overview of Natural and Man-made Disaster Risks the European Union May Face“ was recently...

2.2 billion Euro for Creative Europe in the final MFF deal

After long discussions on the next 7-year Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF), the negotiating teams of the European Parliament...

Open letter: Make culture central in the EU Recovery

On 30 October 2020, together with 110 cultural organisations NEMO signed an open letter published by Culture Action Europe. The...