EU Culture Policy

EU policy on cultural cooperation began between member states in 1992 with its inclusion in the Maastricht Treaty. The EU culture policy addresses and promotes the cultural dimension of European integration through legislation and funding. This concerns the development of cultural activity, education or research in the fields of cinema and audiovisual, publishing, music and crafts.

Many other EU policies do have a link and impact on the culture policy. NEMO publishes the links and relevant initiatives on the European level for museums and their staff.

To access publications and other documents that regard EU Cultural Policy, head to the Reading Corner.

Recent News in EU Culture Policy

NEMO Supports Statement Released by the Alliance for Culture and the Arts on the Future EU Cohesion Policy    News | Intercultural Dialogue | EU Culture Policy | NEMO activities

 |  The Alliance for Culture and the Arts recently released a statement on the EU future Cohesion Policy (2021-2027). As a member of the Alliance and one of the signatories, NEMO fully supports the statement, which calls for a citizen...
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NEMO has been Invited to Discuss the Proposed Creative Europe 2021-2027 Programme with MEP Silvia Costa    News | EU Culture Policy | European funding for museums | NEMO activities

 |  Together with other selected representatives active in the cultural sector at EU level, NEMO has been invited to discuss the new Creative Europe 2021-2027 programme with MEP Silvia Costa. The discussion will take place on Tuesday...
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Study about Heritage and Education at EU Level Published    News | EU Culture Policy | NEMO activities

 |  Recommendations about heritage and education were recently published on request of the CULT committee of the European Parliament. NEMO is one of the contributors to “Research for CULT Committee - Education in Cultural Heritage”,...
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