NEMO report on the impact of COVID-19 on museums in Europe

Museums have experienced unprecedented economic and social consequences in the last few weeks due to the coronavirus. To better understand the status quo and what might come next, NEMO launched a survey to map COVID-19’s impact on...

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ICOMOS Recommendations for Stakeholders...

ICOMOS provides guidance on quality principles for all stakeholders directly or indirectly engaged in EU-funded heritage conservation and management in the recently published "European Quality Principles for EU-funded...

 
Navigate EU Funding Programmes with a Toolkit...

Understanding EU funding can at times be challenging. A recent toolkit by Euclide Network has put together a toolkit that helps navigate different European funding programmes.

 
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...

 
Winners of the European Heritage Awards /...

The winners of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2019 were announced on 21 May 2019 in The Hague by the European Commission and Europa Nostra. Among them are three museum projects and the Holy Shroud in Turin,...

 
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...

 
International Museum Day Theme: Museums as...

On 18 May 2019, the International Museum Day (IMD) takes place across the world. The role of museums in society is forever changing as they adapt to new needs, trends and demands. In a sense museums have become cultural hubs where...

 
Contribute to UN Study on Cultural Rights and...

The United Nations Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights invites people to contribute to the current study on “Cultural rights and public space” by filling out a questionnaire.

 
EESC President and next NEMO Political...

On 24 May 2019, Luca Jahier, President of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), will take part in NEMO’s museum advocacy initiative NEMO Political Internships on Museums. To get to know President Jahier better, listen...

 
Recommendations for Creating Participatory...

A recent research looks at the benefits, opportunities and challenges of public participation in research museums. The report, which was published in Ecsite’s magazine Spokes , also offers a hands on suggestions of how to plan and...