• 7th ENCATC International Study Tour to NYC is Currently Taking Place

    A three-day international study tour programme by ENCATC is currently being held in New York City, February 11–13, marking ENCATC’s (European Network on Cultural Management and Policy) 7th study tour. The NYC Study Tour aims to bring together an international group of educators, researchers, creators, young and established cultural professionals, cultural entrepreneurs, artists, and decision makers. The programme is designed to provide participants with first hand experience of the art and cultural scene of New York. Included within the event is another ENCATC programme in partnership with New York University, titled 7th ENCATC Academy on Cultural Relations and Diplomacy: "The Rising Role of Cities". The first announced speakers in the programme, sharing their insight and expertise with participants of the 7th ENCATC international study tour, are Sandra Lang and Richard Maloney.

  • 10 Feb, 2018

  • The UNESCO Chair in Cultural Policy and Cultural Diplomacy is Established in Istanbul Bilgi University

    The application of Istanbul Bilgi University for the establishment of a chair of Cultural Policy and Cultural Diplomacy under the framework of the UNESCO Chairs/UNITWIN Networks Programme, which promotes the establishment of networks between UNESCO chairs and universities within the higher education institutions, has been accepted in the previous days. The Chair will conduct its work within the body of Cultural Policy and Management Research Centre (KPY).

  • 08 Dec, 2017

  • Charles Landry, The Civic City in a Nomadic World Book Published

    The Civic City in a Nomadic World, the book that is the culmination of Charles Landry’s thoughts and works in recent years on fragility, the dynamics of urban life, and the interest in the central challenges of the era, has been published.

  • 08 Dec, 2017

  • Culture for Cities and Regions Project Was Completed

    Culture for Cities and Regions Project, a European Commission initiative that began in January 2015 with the aim of promoting cities and regions in terms of healthy investments in cultures, which was jointly carried out by EUROCITIES, KEA and ERRIN, has been completed in September 2017.

  • 08 Dec, 2017

  • The 2nd Good Design Izmir in Kulturpark

    Izmir Mediterranean Academy has organized the second Good Design Izmir under the theme of “Opening Up a Space” and brought together in Kültürpark audiences with designers, universities’ departments of design, professional organizations and independent actors operating in the field of design.

  • 08 Dec, 2017

  • The BO – Cultural Barometer

    The Budapest Observatory has been carrying out a research project that is titled The Cultural Barometer. Under this project, Cultural Climate Barometer 2017 survey has been implemented. The survey includes questions on the problematic factors for the vitality of culture, as well as the accommodating, positive aspects that affect the cultural ecosystem.

  • 08 Dec, 2017

  • The 4th Meeting of ACP Ministers of Culture

    The African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) is a group of countries in Africa, the Caribbean, and the Pacific that was created by the Georgetown Agreement in 1975. The group's main objectives are sustainable development and poverty reduction within its member states, as well as their greater integration into the world's economy.

  • 08 Dec, 2017

  • ISTANBUL CONFERENCE: 10th Year of the UNESCO Convention on the Diversity of Cultural Expressions” Book Published

    The book contains the texts of the international conference held in Istanbul on October 20, 2015 by the Turkish National Commission for UNESCO (UTNC) for the 10th year of the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions (2005). Evaluations of the international experts on the implementations of the 2005 Convention over the 10 years, know-how from the public sector managers and as the most important emphasis of the contract, opinions and discussions of the representatives of the cultural industry professional associations in Turkey, creative economy actors and artists have been included in the book.

  • 11 Nov, 2017