Communiqué 8 June 2017 – European Commission unveils study on the impact of technology on culture and creative industries at MIDEM

A new study on Creative Value Chains will be presented for the first time at MIDEM on 9 June – a leading business event for the international music industry in Cannes. The study is a follow up to KEA’s groundbreaking 2006 research on the Economy of Culture in Europe which assessed the economic and social … Continued

Culture in EU external relations – for a Creative Diplomacy

The European Union is facing many challenges.  One such challenge, overshadowed by economic and financial problems, relates to the EU’s external actions and diplomacy.  The revision of the EU Treaty and the acknowledgment that international problems would be more efficiently tackled by pooling diplomatic resources led to the EU being given more power in the … Continued