All-Around Culture / Thaqafa Daayer Maydoor

Website: All-Around Culture Programme aims to foster a vital cultural ecosystem as an enabling environment for social and economic inclusion of young people in seven countries across the Arab region including Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia, and Libyan and Syrian communities in these countries. Over 4 years, All-Around Culture will: • Support the stability of 36 cultural entities and foster their All-Around Culture / Thaqafa Daayer Maydoor

Culture in Crisis: UNESCO Policy guide for a resilient creative sector

This Policy Guide for a resilient creative sector was published in October 2020 and conducted by the UNESCO. The COVID-19 pandemic and the crisis it created have had a devastating effect on the cultural and creative industries, revealing and magnifying their pre-existing volatility. Drawing on policies and measures adopted during the crisis, this practical guide Culture in Crisis: UNESCO Policy guide for a resilient creative sector


The European Union’s Erasmus+ programme is a funding scheme supporting activities in the fields of Education, Training, Youth and Sport. The Programme is made up of three so-called “Key Actions” and two additional actions. They are managed partly at the national level by National Agencies and partly at the European level by the EACEA. The Erasmus+

Jean Monnet Programme

The Jean Monnet programme aims to promote excellence in teaching and research in the field of European Union  (EU) studies. It also supports the dialogue between academics and policy-makers, in particular with the aim of enhancing governance of EU policies. EU studies encompass the study of Europe in its entirety with particular emphasis on the Jean Monnet Programme

Culture in the EEAS

The European External Action Service (EEAS) is strongly engaged in international cultural relations. Culture is at the heart of EU international relations and the Joint Communication adopted on 8 June 2016 aims at encouraging cultural cooperation between the EU and its partner countries. The EEAS has developed various tools and programmes to promote EU external cultural relations:

European Spaces of Culture

The project “European Spaces* of Culture” is testing innovative collaboration models in cultural relations between European and local partner organisations in countries outside the EU. At the heart of the project lies a new spirit of dialogue, in which equality, mutual listening and learning represent the core values that help build trust and understanding between peoples. European Spaces of Culture

EU Alumni Initiative

EU ALUMNI is an European Union (EU) funded project aiming at engaging individual alumni from the EU’s different international mobility and exchange programmes. It aims at reinforcing EU’s capacity to sustain a long term meaningful engagement with individuals in third countries who have already benefited from other EU funded programmes and been in contact with the European EU Alumni Initiative

Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP)

Under the umbrella of the EU Foreign Policy Instrument (FPI), the Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP) responds rapidly to crises, builds peace and prevents conflict around the world. Some of its programmes are related to culture and cultural heritage.

Horizon Europe

Horizon Europe is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €95.5 billion of funding available over 7 years (2021-2027). It tackles climate change, helps to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and boosts the EU’s competitiveness and growth. The programme facilitates collaboration and strengthens the impact of research and innovation in developing, supporting and implementing Horizon Europe