New European Agenda for Culture

Jószef Antall Building, room 4Q1
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The CULT Committee held a public hearing on the New European Agenda for Culture.

The purpose of the public hearing was to contribute to the reflection on the New Agenda for Culture in view of drafting an own-initiative report by the CULT Committee in reaction to the Commission Communication published in May 2018. The experts invited by the Committee focused in their presentations on following subjects: "A plea for matching ambitions with appropriate means" by Ugo Bacchella, Fondazione Fitzcarraldo; "Stronger together in a globalizing world. Options for culture action in Europe" by Christine Merkel, Unesco Germany; and "The new agenda for culture: a civil society perspective" by Rosa Perez Monclus, Culture Action Europe.