Europe’s ‘MIT’ wants to accelerate innovation and support creativity

By |oktober 17th, 2019|Budapest, climate, culture, EIT, energy, European Institute of Innovation & Technology, Innovation, News, Northvolt, research, Sweden|

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology often referred to as "Europe's MIT", is a little over ten years old and has already supported more than a hundred projects. It is now preparing to launch a branch to promote culture and the creative i...

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A new Horizon for Europe’s Media, Cultural and Creative industries

By |januar 7th, 2019|Creative Europe, creative industries, culture, Horizon 2020, media, News|

Media and the Cultural and Creative Industries are underrepresented in policies and actions aimed at promoting research and innovation in the EU. Luciano Morganti and Heritiana Ranaivoson present their reflections and recommendations for the future of these sectors.

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French government reshuffle propels three new ministers into European arena

By |oktober 16th, 2018|agriculture, Christophe Castaner, copyright, copyright directive, culture, Didier Guillaume, Franck Riester, immigration, LREM, News|

France has new ministers for agriculture, culture and the interior after a government reshuffle. The new portfolio-holders will be at the forefront of reforms to the CAP, copyright law and the European asylum system. EURACTIV France reports.

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Georgia’s culture boom

By |oktober 8th, 2018|culture, Eastern Partnership, Georgia, News, tourism|

Many praise Georgia as being a good pupil in the Eastern Partnership class, but cementing contacts between Georgia and EU citizens is much more than signing political agreements, writes Mikheil Batiashvili.

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Culture Zone in Katowice: Welcome world, farewell locals?

By |maj 22nd, 2018|cohesion policy, culture, depopulation, EAcohesion, EU cohesion policy, European Regional Development Fund, News, Poland|

Over the past decade, Katowice – capital of Poland’s Silesia region – has transformed from a coal and steel city into a booming centre of business and culture. Its Culture Zone hosts major European and international music, cultural and business events and boasts unique architectural pearls.

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Is culture genuinely at the heart of EU international relations? [Sponsored]

By |december 5th, 2017|culture, diversity of culture, european agenda for culture, international relations, Malta, News, trapping, UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions, wild bird live-capturing|

The EU is committed to promoting cultural heritage but its actions against Malta risk wiping out a deeply-rooted and important cultural practice, argues Lino Farrugia. Mr. Lino Farrugia is the General Secretary of the FKNK (the Maltese Federation for Hunting and Conservation). The EU is committed to promoting culture in its international relations, and particularly […]

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EU cultural diplomacy must be used as a peace-building and soft power tool

By |junij 15th, 2017|Cultural diplomacy, culture, EESC, News, peace|

International cultural relations have an enormous and untapped potential within the current global context, in which freedom of expression, human rights and mutual cooperation are under threat, writes Luca Jahier.

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