#International

Bei­trä­ge von beson­de­rer Rele­vanz für den inter­na­tio­na­len Kon­text ein­schließ­lich außer­eu­ro­päi­scher Pro­jek­te und Veranstaltungen.


Almost a 5th of Young People in the UK Never Visit Museums

Survey shows large number of young people are disengaged with heritage As the UK’s Muse­um Asso­cia­ti­on reports, „A stu­dy has found that 19% of young peop­le in the UK never visit muse­ums, while 36% never visit gal­le­ries. The sur­vey of 2,000 18- to 30-year-olds across the UK found that young adults pre­fer to stay in and watch TV...

Power to the People: A Framework for Participatory Practice

British Museum Association publishes self-assessment framework for museums The Bri­tish Muse­um Asso­cia­ti­on has deve­lo­ped a self-assess­ment frame­work for par­ti­ci­pa­to­ry prac­ti­ce in muse­ums. The orga­ni­sa­ti­on sta­tes on its web­site: „This frame­work has been deve­lo­ped to help muse­ums under­stand and impro­ve their...

Backpack-Sized Archiving Kit Empowers Community Historians to Record Local Narratives

The new Archivist in a Backpack project equips community partners with tools The Blog Hyper­all­er­gic wri­tes: „Much of our under­stan­ding of the past is based on archi­ves, and who assem­bles tho­se records, and deci­des what’s worthy of pro­tec­tion. A new pro­ject at the Uni­ver­si­ty of North Caro­li­na at Cha­pel...

The Dutch Cultural Diversity Code

To reach out to the culturally diverse part of society, the Dutch cultural sector has launched in 2011 the Code Cultural Diversity (CCD). A lar­ge part of the Dut­ch cul­tu­ral sec­tor seems to reflect only a cer­tain part of socie­ty. The audi­ence, view­ers and buy­ers, are pre­do­mi­nant­ly white nati­ve Dut­ch. The part­ners and staff that are invol­ved are sel­dom hete­ro­ge­ne­ous in terms of...

Horizon 2020: New Funding Programmes for Museums

The Horizon2020 work pro­gram­me has laun­ched several calls for pro­po­sals. Two fun­ding oppor­tu­nities are of spe­cial inte­rest to the muse­um sec­tor. App­ly befo­re 14 March 2019. More...