Urban Development

Museums are often at the heart of successful urban regeneration initiatives. They help regions to assert their identities, bring back investment and consumers and enhance the quality of life in urban areas. They can help revive and diversify the local economy and the competitiveness of their environment.

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Recent News in Urban Development

12 Best Practices of Cultural Heritage Innovating Audience Development    News | Urban Development | Cultural Tourism | Museums as Social Agents | Museum Management | Audience Development

 |  In the course of the European Year of Cultural Heritage Economía Creativa has launched the research report "Cultural Heritage Innovative Audience Development".
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Call for Experts to Work with EU-Project Routes4U    News | Collection Mobility | Urban Development | EU Culture Policy | Projects & Calls

 |  As the new Route4U-project is outlined, a call for experts is announced. The project aims to foster the regional development through the Cultural Routes in the Maro Regions (Baltic Sea Region, Danube Region, Adriatic and Ionian...
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International Research Project Aims at Protecting Art from Earthquakes    News | Urban Development | Museum Management | Collaboration

 |  The J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, the USA, the Greek government and the National Technical University of Athens, Greece, have teamed up to research innovative ways of protecting art from Earthquakes.
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