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Federica Mogherini to host a conference Towards Global Exchange on Religion in Society

05 September 2019
Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, will this Friday in Brussels host a conference on religious engagement, social inclusion and foreign policy, where she is due to announce a new EU-…
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International Youth Day: OPEN Media Hub shares stories depicting lives of youth in European Neighbourhood

09 August 2019
To mark the International Youth Day on 12 August, the EU-supported OPEN Media Hub shared its “Being 20” series. The series includes stories produced by media professionals in the European Neighbourhood with support from the OPEN Media Hub. This media content, produced in the form of video stories…
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day for the World’s Indigenous Peoples

09 August 2019
This year, as we mark the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, we also honour the International Year of Indigenous Languages by celebrating the contributions of indigenous peoples to the world’s linguistic diversity. Language is the most direct expression of culture and what gives…
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EU Statement for Education, Youth, Culture and Sport on the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

20 May 2019
On the occasion of the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, we pay tribute to the essential role of cultural diversity in Europe and around the world for fostering dialogue, respect, and contributing to sustainable development and growth. Europe is a continent of cultural…
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European Houses of Culture : Call for ideas open until 23 June

13 May 2019
EUNIC Global has launched the Call for Ideas within the European ‘Houses’ of Culture, inviting its network to submit their innovative ideas for a cultural relations project to be implemented in 2020. The deadline for submission is 23 June. The project ideas should be innovative in approach,…
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EU Parliament wants to triple Erasmus + funding in the next Budget

27 February 2019
On 20 February, Parliament's culture and education committee voted to support the next Erasmus+ programme for 2021-2027, but also suggested measures to improve it further. MEPs proposed to triple the budget and ensure there is more co-funding and cooperation with other European programmes. They…
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Imagine Europe: Take part in a contest about what Europe will look like in 2050

12 February 2019
What is your vision of Europe in 2050? Present your idea in a short written and video-recorded pitch, and join the EU’s recently announced Imagine Europe contest. Imagine Europe is open to everyone (all ages and nationalities) and is being presented by a series of European Partners. The…
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Teachers in EU Neighbourhood join in online activities to celebrate Europe's diverse cultural heritage

02 October 2018
On 1 October, the EU-supported eTwinning Plus project launched an eTwinning Weeks campaign to encourage its members, teachers and pupils in EU Neighbourhood, to develop and submit projects focusing on cultural heritage and to participate in a number of interactive events. The online events will…
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Open Media Hub launches its latest free online course

23 July 2018
Open Media Hub, a project funded by the European Union, has launched its latest of the series of free online courses.  ''Our Camerawork and Editing course has been developed to provide you with all the information you need to produce dynamic and engaging stories for your audience. This FREE ONLINE…
EBRD Literature Prize

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Literature Prize 2019 launched

26 June 2018
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced the launch of the EBRD Literature Prize 2019, in partnership with the British Council. The Prize will be awarded to the year’s best work of literary fiction translated into English and originally written in any language of…