EU Strategy for International Cultural Relations

Putting culture at the heart of EU international relations

As part of the EU strategy for international cultural relations, culture is becoming a key part of the activities of EU Delegations around the world. A series of articles on the European External Action Service website is profiling cultural initiatives organised in partner counters and demonstrates what the new strategy means in practice.

Crowdfunding4culture – take the survey

The EU-funded project crowdfunding4Culture was launched in January 2016. The aim is to identify and analyse best practices in Europe's crowdfunding market in relation to cultural organisations and creative professionals.


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 .