DutchCulture closely follows developments in Europe. We advise you on European subsidies for culture, media and heritage, and know the networks and the experts.
The Creative Europe Desk provides information and advice on funding for European cooperative projects in the cultural and audio-visual sector. At the Europe for Citizens Point, you can get information and guidance about the possibilities offered by the Europe for Citizens Programme (2014-2020). The Heritage Desk offers information about European programmes that are especially relevant for the heritage sector.
Heritage in Europe
DutchCulture can show you how to find possibilities for European heritage with regard to cooperation, financing and visibility. Dutch organizations wishing to be considered for the European Heritage Label awarded by the European Union can come to us for information and guidance with making the application.
European Cultural Developments
At DutchCulture, you can find news on developments in European cultural policy and opportunities in the Dutch cultural arena. We are part of European networks and we are active in cooperation projects, like GALA - Green Art Lab Alliance.
In its international cultural policy, the Netherlands gives priority to a number of European countries: Germany, Belgium (Flanders) the United Kingdom, Italy, France, and Spain. DutchCulture is involved in bilateral celebrations. In 2015, the Netherlands and Flanders will celebrate twenty years of cultural cooperation as BesteBuren (Best Neighbors).
European National Institutes for Culture
DutchCulture houses the secretariat of EUNIC Netherlands, the Dutch branch of the European National Institutes for Culture.