New Handbook on Cultural Awareness and Expression published

The Cultural Awareness and Expression Handbook is the outcome of the work undertaken by a group of 25 EU Member States, under the Council Work Plans for Culture 2011-2014[1]/2015-2018, which implement the European Agenda for Culture .

Culture in EU External Relations – For a Creative Diplomacy

"Culture is a powerful tool to brand a country’s achievements and its glorious distinctiveness and history. Foreign relations are probably the area where culture and artists are the best instrumentalised for national political and trade objectives"